Balangir district

No one should be barred from contesting panchayat polls: Odisha Election Commissioner

The State Election Commission issued fresh guidelines apprehending a large gathering of supporters of contestants for the ensuing panchayat elections on the last day of filing nominations.

published on : 21st January 2022

Odisha's Balangir district paddy procurement woes: Probe initiated

Civil Supplies department officials also visited the rice mills in the block to check the registers and take stock of the purchased paddy.

published on : 12th January 2022

Odisha reports first suspected Omicron death

The deceased, a 45-year-old woman from the Balangir district, had succumbed while undergoing treatment at VIMSAR in Burla.

published on : 6th January 2022

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