Ganjam district

Ganjam district News

Bear beaten to death by angry villagers in Odisha

While Santosh Gouda of Bhurudapalli was killed by the adult female bear, his brother Kapilash Gouda and another man identified as Rabindra Mallick were seriously injured by the animal when they were going to the forest yesterday, the official said.

Three held for forcing 5 to eat human excreta

Last week, a villager blamed the deaths of a few locals on witchcraft and accused the eight villagers.


Cyclone Phailin: Solar lanterns for Ganjam weavers still living in darkness

Other components of the package will also be offered to the weavers of Ganjam district.

Woman PDS shop owner killed in Orissa

Was stabbed,set on fire by 5 accused,including sarpanch.

After Phailin,10 Orissa districts brace for floods as Cyclone Lehar closes in

There is no possibility of cyclone Lehar affecting the state,but it may trigger heavy rains.

Ganjam to celebrate a dark Diwali

11-year-old Balia,who lost his father and his home,shares the fate of an entire village


What the Sea Won’t Return

Survivors return to the ruined villages of Ganjam district,Orissa,to start all over again — but the odds are against them

Claimants' surge slows down relief work

Officials say more than one person from each family turned up to claim food and money.

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik visits Phailin hit areas

The Chief Minister was moved by the drinking water scarcity in the affected areas.

But for some,tears,fears too

‘One moment,there was silence... then a loud shrill sound’