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Thursday, February 22, 2018

Puri

Rath axle broken a ‘bad omen’, says Gajapati Dibyasingha Deb

Puri king Gajapati Dibyasingha Deb has said that the breaking of axle of a wheel of goddess Subhadra chariot before the famous Rath Yatra is an indication of impending danger that might befall upon Odisha as well as India. The axle that was fitted to one of the wheels of goddess Subhadra chariot broke two days before the commencement...

OSAF Inducted Into Odisha Police

Bhubaneswar(Samaya Bureau): Three companies of personnel trained specially in crowd control and management, a special wing of the state police force named Odisha Swift Action Force(OSAF) were inducted into the Odisha Police here today. The three companies would be deployed in Puri for smooth conduct of the Car Festival starting June 25.. The force comprises of more than 300 selected...

Odisha: Hundreds of Olive Ridley Turtles, Dolphin found dead near Puri beach

Odisha
Puri: In a pitiful incident, more than hundred jeopardised Olive Ridley Turtles and bottlenose dolphines on Wednesday, have found dead on the beach near Pantha Niwas in between Digabarini and Chakratirtha Road of the Puri Beach. According to officials, the turtles came to the mouth of rivers Devi and Rushikulya of the Odisha coast for annual nesting. Illegal trawler operation in the...

Puri: Two sisters charred to death

Odisha,Puri: Two minor sisters were today charred to death while their grand-father and mother sustained injuries when a fire broke out in their house at Harirajpur in Odisha's Puri district. The incident occurred in the wee hours when the family members were sleeping inside the thatched house, a police official said. The sisters were identified as Subhadra (7) and her Boula...