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26 Koraput Labourers Rescued From Tamil Nadu

Koraput: District administration rescued 26 migrant labourers of Koraput district, who were held captive in Tamil Nadu. A police team led by SDPO Sagarika Nath along with officials from Koraput Labour department rescued the stranded labourers from Chennai. Of the rescued labourers, 12 are reportedly minors. Police said, a middleman allegedly lured these labourers from […]

BJP Vice-President of Koraput Joins BJD

Bhubaneswar/Koraput: BJP Vice-President of Koraput Debandra Mohanthy yesterday joined BJD. During his joining the State Sports Minister Chandra Sarathi Behera was present. Debendra said he joined the party after being inspired by the ideologies of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. Debandra was welcomed by Shri Behera to the party and he said that Mohanty’s joining would […]

First Flight of Koraput to fly in February

Bhubaneswar/Jeypore: The Airstrip of Koraput District at Jeypore is hopping to start its commercial air service from the first week of February this year. As the construction work is already over and only some of the remaining amendments are left which will be completed by this March, the authorities have a hope that the services […]

Undivided Koraput Holds Bandh for HC Bench

Koraput: The Central Coordination Committee (CCC), which includes Bar Association of Koraput, Nabarangpur, Rayagada and Malkangiri, held a Dawn to Dusk strike and called for Bandh in all the four districts for a High Court bench in the south Odisha yesterday, despite of the cyclonic weather. All the markets, educational institutions, business establishments, shops and offices […]

Kalinga Literary Festival in Koraput begins

Eight Koraput Literary Legends Felicitated Koraput, April 7, 2018: The two-day Kalinga Literary Festival (KLF) in Koraput kicks off here to celebrate the art, culture and literature of the Koraput valley. The festival was inaugurated by the Chief Guest, Honourable MP Shri Jhina Hikaka, distinguished guest and keynote speaker, Vice Chancellor of Central University of Odisha, Prof […]

Gopinath to Pratibha: Koraput Has a Great Literary Tradition

Valley hosts first ever Koraput Literary Festival Koraput:  Koraput has a great literary tradition. From Gopinath Mohanty to Pratibha Ray, many celebrated authors have lived here to experience the tribal life and later delivered great fictions. Gopinath Mohanty’s Paraja and and Amrutara Santana (Dynasty of Immortals) are based on the life of Koraput tribal and […]