Mundali

Mahanadi elephant mishap: Jumbo tried to guard calf, got stuck in river

Forest department sources said that the carcass of the calf was recovered from near the river banks close to north Dampara.

published on : 26th September 2021

Odisha enforces strict adherence to SOPs during rescue operations after Mundali mishap

Special Relief Commissioner PK Jena asked the Addl DGP (Law and Order) to religiously follow the SOPs for deployment of ODRAF teams in search and rescue operations.

published on : 26th September 2021

Odisha river tragedy: ODRAF team may have acted on its own

Sources said that it was Athagarh Divisional Forest Officer who had sent a requisition to deploy a team of ODRAF and keep the personnel on stand-by.

published on : 26th September 2021

Mahanadi mishap: Journalist's death was an entirely avoidable tragedy - Who to blame!

The poser remains unanswered because that eventually proved disastrous for the entire operation which could have been carried out without much ado.  

published on : 25th September 2021

Journo dead, jawan missing in botched elephant rescue operation

The powerboat overturned near the bridge and the crew members fell into the crashing waters at the head of the barrage.

published on : 25th September 2021