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Ganjam district


Solar panels to be set up in all high schools in Odisha's Ganjam district

March 31, 2022 8:03 pm

"Our aim is to make the high schools energy independent through sustainable solar energy. This initiative will also help us to promote awareness among students about renewable and alternative energy resources," Ganjam Collector Vijay Kulange said. 

BJD leader, two others die in fire mishap in Odisha

May 29, 2020 4:32 pm

BJD leader Alekh Choudhury and two others were asleep in his house at Gosaninuagaon, when an air-conditioner caught fire due to an electric short circuit in the early hours. The victims, trapped inside the smoke-filled house, were rescued and rushed to the MKCG Medical College and Hospital where doctors declared them brought dead, a senior police officer said.

Odisha's Ganjam district to introduce 'water bells' in schools

November 24, 2019 5:51 pm

Odisha will introduce 'water bells' in schools to ensure that children drink adequate quantity of water, a senior official said.

Bear beaten to death by angry villagers in Odisha

October 17, 2017 3:58 pm

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

January 22, 2015 4:08 am

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

Woman PDS shop owner killed in Orissa

January 01, 2014 9:58 pm

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

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

November 27, 2013 12:03 am

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

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

February 18, 2014 11:59 am

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

Ganjam to celebrate a dark Diwali

November 03, 2013 12:25 am

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

What the Sea Won’t Return

October 27, 2013 4:47 am

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