Orissa HC leaves Kharasrota water diversion dispute to state government

The court issued the direction while disposing of the second petition filed by Sukanta Kumar Dash and four others after the order passed by it on their first appeal yielded no result.

published on : 22nd September 2021

Snake torment comes with water woes for flood-hit villages in Odisha's Kendrapara district

Many people have complained of these unwanted guests slithering inside their houses after being flushed out by floodwaters.

published on : 21st September 2021

Woman killed in wall collapse in Odisha's Kendrapara

Though locals took her to the nearby government hospital at Indupur, the hospital authorities declared her brought dead.

published on : 16th September 2021

Scan on damage as farmers bear brunt after four days of incessant rain in Odisha's Kendrapara

Confirming the damage to vegetable crops, assistant director of Horticulture department in Kendrapara Kanda Jena said a report will be sent to the government after assessing the damage. 

published on : 15th September 2021

3 dead, over 19 lakhs affected in heavy rainfall in Odisha

Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara are among the worst affected districts along with Bhubaneswar and Cuttack. 3,800 people have been shifted to safety.

published on : 14th September 2021

2 killed in house collapse, tidal ingress sparks panic in Odisha's Kendrapara

Panic gripped coastal pockets of the district after tidal waves hit the seaside villages causing extensive damage to agriculture fields in Mahakalapada and Rajnagar blocks. 

published on : 14th September 2021

Life hit as rain wreaks havoc in Odisha's Kendrapara

Low pressure-induced rainfall during the last 48 hours threw life out of gear in Kendrapara district.

published on : 13th September 2021

6 cops suspended for assault on ex-serviceman

When ex-serviceman Manoranjan Rout was stopped for not wearing a helmet, he allegedly threw the fine amount on the face of a policeman. This reportedly agitated the police and made them attack him.

published on : 10th September 2021

Tidal waves make way into seaside villages in Odisha, submerge farmland

 Panic gripped coastal pockets of the district after high tidal waves entered seaside villages on Tuesday night causing extensive damage to agriculture land.

published on : 9th September 2021

Plantation drive scam: Trees exist on paper, missing on ground in Kendrapara

Another tree plantation scam has surfaced in Baulakani panchayat under Mahakalapada block of the coastal district.  

published on : 4th September 2021

Gharial baby sighted in Odisha's Kendrapara

The baby gharial was caught in the net of a fisherman in Paika river. 

published on : 31st August 2021

Talks between agitators, administration on Kharasrota river diversion stay inconclusive

The meeting made no headway as officials, on the other hand, refused to halt the construction work of the project at the riverside village of Bharigada.

published on : 28th August 2021

Restoration of historic Gobari canal on cards

Renovation of the 153-year-old Gobari canal in Kendrapara town will soon be taken up under the Canal Lining and System Rehabilitation Programme (CLSRP).

published on : 23rd August 2021

LM Mittal meets Odisha CM over proposed Kendrapara project

A mega steel plant with an investment of Rs 50K cr to come up in the dist

published on : 22nd August 2021

Unease in Odisha's Kendrapara as Rs 754 crore mega water project runs into fierce local protest  

As many as 16 platoons of police force were mobilized to prevent any escalation of the situation.

published on : 13th August 2021
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