Dhenkanal

On Duty Poll Official Dies In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: A polling official passed away while on duty in Dhenkanal district of Odisha today. Nabakishore Nayak collapsed inside booth number 41 in Kantapal village under the Parjang Assembly segment of Dhenkanal Lok Sabha constituency. He was declared dead by doctors at Kamakhyanagar hospital, said sources. Meanwhile, 47 per cent polling was recorded in the state […]


Dhenkanal Congress LS Candidate Admitted in Apollo Hospital

Bhubaneswar: The veteran Congress leader and candidate for the Dhenkanal Lok Sabha seat Kamakhya Prasad Singh Deo was hospitalised after feeling unwell during his election campaigning. He was feeling unwell while campaigning on 13 April in his constituency. He was rushed to Apollo Hospital in Bhubaneswar. Odisha CM and Biju Janata Dal (BJD) president Naveen Patnaik […]


Nabin Nanda joins Congress

Bhubaneswar: Suspended BJSD leader and former Dhenkanal MLA Nabin Nanda joined Congress at the party headquarters here today. Nanda joined the party in the presence of Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) President Niranjan Patnaik and other party workers. The OPCC Chief welcomed the ex-legislator and said his joining is a good sign for the party as […]


Navin Nanda To Join Congress Today

Dhenkanal: Navin Nanda, former Biju Janata Dal (BJD) leader and former MLA from Dhenkanal, will join Congress today. Nanda left for Bhubaneswar today morning with hundreds of his supporters in more than 40 vehicles to join hands with Odisha Congress president Niranjan Patnaik. Navin Nanda, known as a close ally of BJP national vice president […]



Sexual Abuse: Shelter Home In-Charge Arrested

Dhenkanal: Today morning police arrested in-charge of Dream Centre Shelter Home here over the charge of sexual exploitation.  The shocking incident of sexual harassment came to the limelight after the minor girls of the shelter home at Beltikiri in Dhenkanal district revealed the incident to the media recently and accused the in-charge of the shelter home […]


Govt Fells 1000 Trees for Beer Factory

Bhubaneswar: Dhenkanal district administration yesterday cut down around 1000 old  trees including 500 Sal trees in Jhinkargadi forest near Balarampur village under Odapada tehsil to facilitate a private liquor producer setting up a beer factory. Since 11th November an entire village had came forward to save the forest. Women were guarding the trees inside Jhinkargadi forests. Yesterday morning […]



NGT Forms Team to Enquire Death of Seven Elephants

New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has formed a team to probe into the death of seven elephants which were electrocuted after coming in contact with a 11 KV wire in Dhenkanal district. A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel constituted a team comprising representatives of the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF), Wildlife Institute of India in Dehradun, director of Project Elephant and chief wildlife warden in Odisha. The […]


Bhushan Steel launches Primary Health Care Unit for periphery villagers

Around twelve thousand people of 11 villages will be benefited Meramandali, September 5, 2018: As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives Bhushan Steel today dedicated a Mobile Primary Health Care Unit for the periphery villagers of its plant located at Kantabania in Dhenkanal district of Odisha. Shri Rajeev Singhal, Managing Director, Bhushan Steel flagged […]