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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

After Supreme Court suggestion, Queue system at Puri temple from October 1

A consensus in this regard has been reached among all the stakeholders to implement 10 out of the 12 SC proposals to streamline temple affairs, SJTA chief administrator Pradipta Mohapatra said.

published on : 29th September 2018

BJP to move court over Brahma Paribartan fiasco

The decision proves that the allegations pertaining to Brahma Paribartan fiasco are true, he said.

published on : 29th September 2018

Supreme Court-appointed three-member panel favours hereditary rights of temple servitors 

The SJTA chief said the amicus curiae advised that the Hundi be relocated so that devotees can access it with ease.

published on : 23rd September 2018

A perplexing order on Puri temple entry

There exists a disconnect between the apex court order on entry of non-Hindus into Jagannath temple and the references it cites.

published on : 24th August 2018

Experts inspect damages in Puri shrine after water seepage

Experts of the ASI examined strength of the stones used in the joints and found cracks.

published on : 20th August 2018

Sri Jagannath Temple needs to be reformed: District Judge Ambuj Mohan Das

Das said the rights of devotees thronging the temple should not be curtailed on the pretext of hereditary rights of servitors and tradition. 

published on : 14th August 2018

Jagannath temple hearths to be leased to sevayats

In June, the Supreme Court had issued a string of interim directions for protection of the sanctity and ethos of the Jagannath temple and to ensure hassle-free access to the devotees.

published on : 5th August 2018

Probe commission sets August 7 deadline for missing key of Ratna Bhandar

The Justice Raghubir Das Commission of Inquiry, constituted to probe the missing of key of inner chamber of Sri Jagannath Temple’s Ratna Bhandar, held its first sitting here on Monday.

published on : 31st July 2018
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