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Monday, April 23, 2018

Puri

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...

Costly Touch: Police Inspector Suspended For Touching Subhadra During Bahuda

Puri & Cuttack: The Inspector-In-Charge of Boudh police station Anil Kumar Dhar who was accused of touching Goddess Sunhadra during the Bahuda Yatra(Return Journey) has been put under suspension today by the Director General of Police. The Superintendent of Police of Puri district had earlier recommended the suspension of Anil Dhar following through examination of CCTV footage of the entire...

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...

No Threat To Jagannath Temple Garbha Gruha: ASI Experts

Puri(Samaya Bureau):  A high level technical team of the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) which inspected the Jagannath Temple today has expressed its satisfaction over the condition and safety of the sanctum sanctorum(Garbha Gruha) of the 13th century temple. The team,  however, informed media persons that there was a minor defect in ventilation inside the temple and a special team...