Sambalpur

Sambalpur: Naveen Inaugurates Second Bridge Over Mahanadi

Sambalpur: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik has inaugurated the much awaited second bridge over river Mahanadi in Sambalpur. Today afternoon Naveen inaugurated the newly-constructed bridge over Mahanadi near Nelson Mandela Chhak. Built at a cost of Rs 11.7.72 crore, the 1.5 km-long bridge will immensely benefit the people of Chaunrapur, Goshala and Chipilima. During his one-day visit, the […]


BJP Leader Detained in Sambalpur Ahead of CM’s Visit

Sambalpur: Local police have detained senior BJP leader Jayanarayan Mishra in view of possible opposition during Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik’s visit to Sambalpur today. Tight security arrangements have been commenced in the city ahead of CM’s visit. Police personnel have been deployed in sensitive locations to address law and order situation. Naveen is set to inaugurate […]


GMU Introduces Sambalpuri Dress Code for Students

Sambalpur: Gangadhar Meher University (GMU) authorities in Sambalpur have introduced a Sambalpuri dress code for first-year students from the current academic session. The new Sambalpuri dress code was introduced for students of plus III first year and PG first year, vice-chancellor (VC) Atanu Pati said. This new dress code was unveiled by the VC on the occasion […]


Promise Fulfilled: CM Dedicates Biju Expressway

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Biju Expressway, a major election promise of the BJD, has  has finally dedicated to the state. A major part of the much hyped expressway, that would connect southern parts of Odisha with western, was dedicated by CM Naveen Patnaik today at Jharsuguda. Official sources said, Rourkela to Sambalpur 160-km long expressway has […]


Poet Gopalkrushna Rath passed away

By Subhransu Panda, Bhubaneswar: Renowned Odia poet Gopalkrushna Rath passed away today afternoon at the age of 72. He was suffering from prolonged heart disease and died after a surgery at a private Hospital in Pune. He was survived by his wife Kiran and two grandchildren. Born in 1945 in Sambalpur, Professor Rath was conferred […]