While Odisha has the maximum 57 per cent of the river’s catchment area, Jharkhand has 40 per cent and Chhattisgarh three per cent.
In Odisha's Kendrapara municipality, cremation ground exclusively for Brahmin community draws ire of people
Similarly, secretary of the district unit of CPM Gayadhar Dhal condemned the civic body’s actions, deeming it illegal to restrict the cremation ground to only Brahmin people.
The state authorities had rejected her plea on the ground of eligibility as Benudhar died in 1977, but the family pension scheme was introduced in 1980-81.
Many villages were saved during the Super Cyclone in 1999, due to the efforts of the MS Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) in regenerating mangrove forests near the coastline.
According to the survivor, she was the only passenger in the vehicle after her co-passengers got down at their respective destinations.
Approximately 8,000 people including women from the coastal regions of the district are employed in plywood and garment factories across Kerala.
Muna Mallick who could not accept his daughter’s decision, organised a last rites for her much alive daughter.
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and other BJD leaders had promised to set up a government medical college in the district but nothing has been done in this regard as yet.
Speaking about the same, 52-year-old Pravat Behera said he has an experience of over three decades in painting idols.
Minutes after Chandrayaan-3’s smooth landing on the moon, Ranu Mallick of Aripada village gave birth to a son.
Held on Gouri Panchami every year in traditional fervour, the animals were first taken to the temple where vermilion was applied on their foreheads.
An explosion hit the place as lightning struck the 33 KV and 11 KV electric lines nearby
Panic grips Santipada, Sidhabali, Baluria after locals spot 5 reptiles
As per reports, the girl’s mother filed an FIR in Aul police station on August 25, 2022 after the minor girl was found to be in an advanced stage of pregnancy due to sexual assault on her.
The villagers have been advised to use the river and pond water carefully by erecting barricades in the river and pond ghats, he added.
The students and guardians alleged that with shortage of teachers, teaching and learning are badly affected.
A 32-year-old man was arrested on Saturday for allegedly raping a minor girl at a village within Aul police limits of Kendrapara district.
The octogenarian woman was waiting at Kahuna Chhack for a bus to visit her daughter's house when a young man offered her a lift, took her to an isolated place and sexually assaulted her.
Kendrapara police claimed to have busted an idol lifting racket by arresting the former priest of a mutt in Jajpur here on Tuesday.
Meanwhile, it is also being claimed that many agriculture and block officials are minting money by not providing subsidised seeds to the farmers.