Sisir Panigrahy

Odisha: In Rayagada’s remote villages, lives lost to daily labour

Although the minors were enrolled in school, their parents said that the boys had gone to work at the prawn farm in Guntur to earn money.

24 Oct 2022

Deadly addiction: Peon sold off office property to pay for booze

A peon with Ganjam district education office (DEO), he sold his office property, furniture and even files to buy his daily quota of booze.

26 Sep 2022

MGNREGA scheme implementation under scanner after work takes place at wrong site in Odisha

While the land measuring 1.947 hectare as per khata no-264 and plot no-1128 has reportedly been recorded as hill and constructions carried out between 2000 and 2021.

01 May 2022

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