Sisir Panigrahy

COVID: Pregnant ASHA workers in Odisha choose people’s safety over personal risk

Even in the 7th or 8th month of pregnancy, ASHA workers of Ganjam are selflessly serving on the ground to keep people safe from the deadly virus. Sisir Panigrahy brings out their stories

30 May 2021

Infected by Covid, HIV+ve woman delivers healthy baby girl in Odisha

Newborn is Covid negative and weighs 2.6 kg, condition of both mother and child is stable 

16 May 2021

In Ganjam, Saradhapur has much shradha

To avoid confusion, villages named as A Saradhapur, B Saradhapur and C Saradhapur and so on

31 Jan 2021

2021 Padma Awards: Odisha's octogenarian doctor Dr Krishna Mohan Pathi is healing the poor for free

Born on August 1, 1939 in Sukunda village near Berhampur, Dr Pathi is a noted orthopaedic surgeon who is known for his landmark work in tribal districts of the State.

28 Jan 2021

Padma Awards: Divine poetess Purnamasi Jani from Odisha's Kandhamal never repeats her songs

The 76-year-old tribal poetess, popularly known as Tadisaru Bai in the region, has never repeated any of her poems or songs.

28 Jan 2021

These warriors fight coronavirus with music in Odisha

Frontline workers Sujata and Sabita sing songs on Covid-19 pandemic to spread awareness among villagers of Ganjam.

24 Oct 2020