Prashant Sahu

Odisha village survives half a century of neglect; MLA, admin sleep

In the absence of roads, villagers trek all the way to the panchayat office at Patkholia to get their quota of PDS rice.

28 Apr 2022

Development council defunct, tribal welfare in Odisha takes a backseat

In 2018, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik had formed SDCs in nine districts including Nabarangpur for preservation and promotion of tribal culture, heritage.

07 Nov 2021

Odisha: Mandays up, flight of migrants too

Beneficiaries in various blocks complain of rampant use of machines in MGNREGS works

02 Sep 2021

Proposed bridge in Odisha's Kosagumuda, Kotpad delayed for half a decade

In absence of the bridge or even an alternative road, around 26,000 villagers from six panchayats in Kosagumuda, and 12,000 from two panchayats of Kotpad are at mercy of the administration.

15 Aug 2021

Will Vaishnaw’s visit end Nabarangpur’s wait to see a railway line?

Sources said, a railway line project from Jeypore to Nabarangpur was approved in 2016-17. It was decided that Rs 748 crore will be spent for construction of 41.35 km railway line.

11 Aug 2021