Jagatsinghpur district

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik announces Rs 42 crore for Sarala temple development

Mahavir temple within the premises will be rebuilt while a dola bedi (altar) and mundan mandap would be constructed.

published on : 3rd June 2022

'In-laws attempted to strangulate me': Woman from Odisha's Jagatsinghpur alleges dowry harassment

Sources said that two months after Sonali married Suvendu in June last year, she was reportedly tortured by her husband and in-laws and asked to terminate her pregnancy for dowry.

published on : 31st May 2022

Woman farmer from Odisha's Jagatsinghpur secures rights over fragrant paddy variety 

The variety can be grown in both kharif and rabi seasons, claims the progressive farmer who has been focusing on introducing new fragrant paddy varieties in Jagatsinghpur.

published on : 15th May 2022

Voters in Odisha's Jagatsinghpur district doubt smooth polls over flaws in electoral roll

The voters allege, all the issues have cropped up due to the callous and negligent attitude of the local administration.

published on : 30th January 2022

Orissa HC seeks report on violence over proposed JSW mega steel project at Dhinkia

The court directed the Jagatsinghpur Collector to submit a status report after one of the lawyer petitioners Kshirod Kumar Rout filed a fresh affidavit that was based on his visit to Dhinkia.

published on : 21st January 2022

JSW Standoff: Crowds spark Covid concern

Many villagers in Dhinkia have complained that they are even reluctant to go to nearby hospitals for testing due to fear of arrest by police.

published on : 11th January 2022

Smart classes on the way, but teachers not there

Close to 500 sanctioned school teacher posts including Headmaster posts lie vacant in Jagatsinghpur alone as the Odisha State government pushes its ambitious High School Transformation Programme.

published on : 10th September 2021

Tehsil building in Odisha's Jagatsinghpur district to turn into museum of Sandha dynasty

In February this year, a team from Odisha Institute of Maritime and South East Asian Studies surveyed the tehsil building and submitted a report to the OLLC department in the matter.

published on : 26th August 2021

Incentive delay dampens inter-caste marriages in Odisha

To promote social integration, the State government in 2018 had hiked incentive for inter-caste marriage from Rs 1 lakh to Rs 2.5 lakh.

published on : 21st August 2021