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Explained: This is how Ganjam district in Odisha turned the Covid-19 tide

October 10, 2020 2:46 pm

From a situation where it was seen as the state’s coronavirus hotspot, the district has achieved a remarkable reduction in both cases and fatalities. Credit goes to a concerted effort by the administration, which included several proactive steps towards outreach and counselling.

Witch hunt: Man burnt to death in Odisha

July 02, 2015 2:59 am

Police said villagers of Dhepaguda in Sanakhemundi block of Ganjam allegedly thrashed Prakash Mallick and burnt him to death.

Woman PDS shop owner killed in Orissa

January 01, 2014 12:05 am

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

Cyclone-hit slum dwellers celebrate Diwali with solar lights

March 12, 2014 4:34 pm

About 35,000 dwelling units in 163 slum pockets have been damaged by the cyclone,officials said.

Odisha: OIF seeks tax holiday,grant-in-aid to rebuild damaged infrastructure post Cylone Phailin

March 12, 2014 4:37 pm

Fed. has also urged the government for a moratorium of one-year on all statutory repayment to banks.

Orissa flood situation improves

October 27, 2013 1:15 am

Special Relief Commissioner P K Mohapatra said over 16.5 lakh people in 10 districts were affected by the floods in Orissa.

10 dead in rain,floods

October 26, 2013 1:32 am

Six,including four of a family,were killed in a wall collapse in Jagatsinghpur,while four others were swept away in floods in Ganjam.

Ganjam rises to challenge with post-disaster ops

October 26, 2013 1:30 am

It took the government more than a month to send relief to 12 lakh people of Jagatsinghpur in 1999.

People stranded as 8 blocks on brink of deluge

October 25, 2013 5:46 am

There are now 18 teams of NDRF and ODRAF trying to reach marooned people.

Orissa presents Centre with Rs 4,242-cr wishlist

October 21, 2013 12:43 am

IMD report says more rainfall may hit state from October 23.