Farmer Commits Suicide Due To Crop Loss

Kandhamal: A farmer allegedly committed suicide due to crop loss due to flood situation here in the district. The deceased was identified as Govardhan Mallick of Kilupada village under Nuagaon block. According to sources, Mallick took extreme step by consuming pesticide to end his life. He died while undergoing treatment at the Sub-Divisional Hospital (SDH) […]

MP Pratyusha Rajeshwari Singh Resigns From BJD

Bhubaneswar: Kandhamal MP Pratyusha Rajeshwari Singh resigned from Biju Janata Dal (BJD) today. She was dissatisfied as denied party ticket from Kandhamal Lok Sabha seat earlier. Yesterday she spoke to media over her dissatisfaction and hinted that she might be leaving the party if denied ticket from Nayagarh assembly constituency. Daspalla BJD MLA Purnachandra Nayak also quit the […]

Corpse on Shoulder: Now it’s Kandhamal

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Close on the heels of Dana Majhi incident in Kalahandi district, in Odisha’s Kandhamal district Amikanta Majhi  had to carry his two-year-old daughter’s body on his shoulder for 5 km. The incident once again highlights poor medical care facilities and apathy of doctors in Odisha. A few days ago, images of […]