Akhand

Death Of Kalpana Dash: Activist Moves To Nepal NHRC

Bhubaneswar: Odisha’s social activist Akhand filed a complaint with the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) of Nepal, seeking a thorough probe into the mysterious death of mountaineer Kalpana Dass and other 13 climbers on Mount Everest in this spring season. Akhand, a member of Civil Society Forum on Human Rights at Bhubaneswar, alleged, The NHRC […]



‘Good Boy’ Released

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: A book titled ‘Good Boy’(Odia), written by Mr. Akhand and published by Cuttack based publication house Kishore Kahani Prakashani’, was released by Justice B.K. Misra, acting Chairperson of Odisha Human Rights Commission(OHRC) in Bhubaneswar on 24 August 2017. Writer and other staff of the Commission and some law students were present […]



Akhand in Limca Book of Records for receiving highest RTI replies

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Odisha based activist Akhand has made a national record and entered into the Limca Book of Records for highest number of replies received from a single organisation on a Right to Information (RTI) application regarding Internal Complaint Committees (ICC) to deal with sexual harassment at workplace for women. Akhand had filed […]



OHRC sought inquiry reports over balloon blast near Odisha CM’s House

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Human Rights Commission (OHRC) has directed the Commissionerate police to submit inquiry reports over balloon blast near residential building of Odisha Chief Minister in 2015, in which girl students were injured. Acting on the Complaint of rights activist Akhand, the Commission has asked the Deputy Superintendent of Police […]


OHRC sought reports over rehabilitation of surrendered ultras in Odisha

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Human Rights Commission has sought report from police and administration over non-payment of monetary assistance to the surrendered Maoists in Malkangiri district as per rehabilitation package policy of the Odisha Government. Acting on a complaint of rights activist Akhand, the Commission has directed District Magistrate and Superintendent of […]