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Puri seer Shankaracharya Swami Nischalananda Saraswati calls high-level meet on Jagannath temple reforms

The move comes ahead of Supreme Court-appointed amicus curiae Ranjit Kumar’s two-day scheduled visit to Puri on February 22.

published on : 13th February 2019

Jagannath temple case: SC appoints senior advocate Ranjit Kumar as amicus

The apex court had on November 30 last year accepted the request of senior advocate Gopal Subramanium to relieve him as amicus curiae in the matter.

published on : 9th January 2019

Minor girl alleges cop 'misbehaved' with her inside Jagannath temple

The minor girl's statement has been recorded at Singhadwar Police Station here and a senior officer entrusted with the task of carrying out the investigation.

published on : 29th December 2018

Tweak in Jagannath Srimandir rituals for New Year Day darshan

Mohapatra said the ‘Pahili Bhog’ ritual would begin from December 16 and end on January 13.

published on : 5th December 2018

NALCO gives Rs 36 lakh for Puri temple Parikrama

The Navaratna PSU will also increase the number of battery operated vehicles used to ferry differently-abled and senior citizens from the bus stand to the temple gate.

published on : 4th December 2018

Jagannath temple case: SC relives senior advocate Gopal Subramanium as amicus

The lawyer said that issues related to the Jagannath temple should be heard by a five-judge bench of the apex court as they were "serious" and violence had also taken place there last month.

published on : 30th November 2018

Puri temple set to introduce ticket 'darshan' system

A five-member committee will decide the price of the tickets, 60 per cent of which will be sold online, 35 per cent available at the counters and five per cent to be held by the administration.

published on : 27th November 2018

Jagannath Temple rituals delayed by 4 hours

Rituals in the Jagannath temple were delayed by four hours on Monday that marked the beginning of Panchuka (last five days of Kartik Brata).

published on : 20th November 2018

No policeman should enter Puri's Jagannath temple with weapons and shoes: SC

Nine policemen were injured as violence broke out during a 12-hour bandh protesting introduction of a queue system for devotees visiting the Jagannath Temple.

published on : 10th October 2018

13 more arrested for Puri violence

 As many as 13 persons including a few Jagannath temple servitors were arrested on Monday for their involvement in violence during Puri bandh on October 3.

published on : 9th October 2018

More than 18 arrested for violence during Puri bandh

The bandh was observed protesting queue system in Sri Jagannath temple.

published on : 8th October 2018

11 held for Puri violence, more forces deployed 

DGP Sharma along with Amitabh Thakur, IG (Law and Order) and Soumendra Priyadarshi, IG (Central) visited Puri to take stock of the situation.

published on : 5th October 2018

Situation in Puri under control

The police forces conducted flag march and the situation was brought under control.

published on : 4th October 2018

Devotees flout queue system in Puri temple

The queue system for darshan of deities at the Jagannath Temple was flouted by many devotees as they dismantled the barricades and entered the temple by breaking the queue on Monday.

published on : 2nd October 2018

Queue system for devotees at Sri Jagannath temple from today

Queue system will be introduced at Sri Jagannath temple here on an experimental basis from Monday as part of the reform measures suggested by the Supreme Court.

published on : 1st October 2018
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