Ganjam district

Only 25 per cent Ganjam farmers register to sell Kharif paddy in Odisha

The process of farmers’ registration for the sale of paddy started on July 15 and ended on August 23. While 1,22,938 farmers were able to get registered, 10,983 are on the waiting list.

published on : 1st September 2022

'Forced to leave village': Former sarpanch of Odisha's Ganjam district alleges ostracisation

D Niranjan Reddy, a former sarpanch of Santoshpur, said he reported the matter to police as his family and relatives were threatened with dire consequences over a clash that took place last week.

published on : 2nd June 2022

Six West Bengal tourists killed, 45 injured in bus accident at Odisha's Ganjam

Police sources said the bus with around 70 passengers, mostly women and children of Sultanpur village under Udayanarayanapur district in West Bengal had left for touring Odisha and Andhra Pradesh.

published on : 25th May 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.

published on : 1st May 2022

Odisha's Silk City in grip of acute water crisis

In order to overcome the crisis, the Public Health department has engaged around 3o tankers with around 3,000 litre capacity each to distribute water in the scarce areas.

published on : 27th May 2019