Police seize video recorder of college hostel

Balangir Police have seized the digital video recorder of Anchalika Mahavidyalaya’s hostel as part of investigation into the gruesome murder of lady teacher Mamita Meher.

published on : 24th October 2021

Odisha teen sells wife to buy smartphone, eat out!

He later returned to his village and when his in-laws inquired about their daughter, he told them that she deserted him. 

published on : 24th October 2021

Odisha lady teacher Mamita Meher's murder was pre-planned, says DIG 

Evidence and confession of prime accused Gobinda Sahu reveal that it was a pre-planned murder and that he killed Mamita either by smothering or strangulating her inside his car on October 8, said the

published on : 20th October 2021

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik launches distribution of smart health cards in Balangir district

“Every life is precious to me. I want everyone to be healthy,” the Chief Minister said while distributing the smart health cards

published on : 22nd September 2021

One arrested for posting vulgar video

The YouTube channel in the name of ‘Sambalpuri Dukan’ was created where a video with pictures of women anganwadi workers with vulgar language has been posted. 

published on : 22nd September 2021

Khurda Road-Balangir railway line project fast-tracked, to be completed soon: Vaishnaw

Once completed the project, of which only around 96 km has been completed, will provide a vital railway link to some of the most backward districts of the State.

published on : 10th September 2021

Low key Nuakhai celebrations in Odisha as spectre of drought looms large

In Balangir district, the most awaited agrarian festival of Western Odisha seems to have been robbed of its charm as cases of farmer suicides over debts and crop loss were reported.

published on : 10th September 2021

Another farmer ends life in Odisha's Balangir, second in 4 days

Judhistir’s paddy crop failed reportedly due to dry weather conditions.

published on : 7th September 2021

Union Railway Minister’s visit: Parties pin hope on Odisha's pending projects

Union Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw, who is on a four-day visit to Odisha as part of BJP’s ‘Jan Ashirwad Yatra’, is also scheduled to visit Nabarangpur on Saturday and Kalahandi the next day.

published on : 21st August 2021

Orissa HC irked over delay in trial of Balangir SC atrocity case

Seven residents of Lathore village under Khaprakhol police limits belonging to scheduled caste, who were victims of the attack, filed the petition in 2012.

published on : 6th August 2021

Chief Secretary Suresh Chandra Mahapatra, 5T Secretary review projects in Balangir

The officers also reviewed progress of construction of a liquid medical oxygen and PSA plant at Bhima Bhoi Medical College and Hospital.

published on : 5th August 2021

Big cities beckon migration from Balangir district

A few months back, they had left their workplaces to escape the lockdown misery brought about by the second Covid wave.

published on : 30th July 2021

Family of superstition victim in Odisha seeks SP help to return home

On July 3, Haribandhu Bagarti was thrashed by his villagers and made to drink urine for suspected sorcery. Later, his family had to leave their home due to harassment and threats from the villagers.

published on : 17th July 2021

MP Sangeeta Singhdeo demands Covid Hospital in Balangir

She also congratulated Singh for taking the initiative and setting up Covid hospitals and 500 oxygen plants in various parts of the country under the PMCARES fund.

published on : 21st May 2021

Covid care centre awaits doctors, staff in Balangir

Collector Chanchal Rana said the centre will primarily cater to migrants who test positive along with other infected patients.

published on : 14th May 2021
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