Ganesh puja

Elderly hotel owner attacked over Rs 10000 ‘chanda’ for Ganesh Puja

Odisha Police has registered five cases and apprehended 13 persons for demanding Puja donations forcefully in various parts of the State.

published on : 9th September 2019

No artificial pond in Sambalpur for immersion of Ganesh idols

  With Ganesh Puja drawing to a close, preparation for grand farewell is underway. But the city is yet to gear up for pollution of water bodies caused  by immersion of idols.

published on : 7th September 2019

Demolition of Bada Akhada deferred again

The demolition of mutts within 75 metre radius of the Jagannath Temple here has been deferred following protests by mahants.

published on : 5th September 2019

This Kanpur teacher has 700 kinds of Ganesh idols  ranging 2 cm to 50 cm in height

"Since childhood, I have been collecting these idols and now I have a variety of idols ranging 2 cm to 50 cm in height," says Vikas Shrivastav.

published on : 3rd September 2019

Bhubaneshwar Police Commissioner reviews security in suburban areas for Ganesh Puja celebrations

Twin City Commissioner of Police Sudhansu Sarangi visited Jatni on Monday and reviewed security arrangements there for Ganesh Puja celebrations.

published on : 3rd September 2019

Sambalpur district administration bans blaring music this festive season  

 USE of loudspeakers and DJ music systems beyond 65 decibels during festivals has been banned by Sambalpur police.

published on : 3rd September 2019

Traffic norm violators cough up Rs1.3 Lakh fine in Rourkela

DSP (Traffic), Samarandra Nayak said in urban areas of Rourkela police district, the  joint drive would continue till police gets e-challan machines as issuing challans manually in urban areas is rest

published on : 3rd September 2019