Post Tagged with: "Phulbani News" - 3 Posts Listed

Woman polling supervisor shot dead by Maoists in Kandhamal

Phulbani: A day before the second phase elections, a woman polling supervisor was reportedly gunned down by suspected Maoists in Kandhamal district. The deceased was identified as Sanjukta Diggal. She was a Gram Rojgar Sevak (GRS) and was on election duty. The incident took place at Balandapara of Gochhapada tehsil in the Maoist-infested Kandhamal district. […]

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School picnic bus hits roadside tree in Kandhamal; 15 injured

Phulbani: At least 15 schoolchildren were injured, three of them critically, after a bus carrying them hit a roadside tree in Kandhamal district on Monday. The mishap occurred near Goalbada Square on Phulbani-Berhampur road at around 5 pm. According to sources, the private bus named Gopinath carrying students from Buguda school in Ganjam district had […]

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14 BJP workers held for showing black flags to Minister

Phulbani: Police today detained 14 BJP workers for showing black flags to BJD leader and Parliamentary Affairs minister Bikram Keshari Arukh in Phulbani town in Kandhamal district. Reports said the minister was on the way to the district headquarters to participate in a mini marathon organised to mark the Biju Patnaik birth centenary when some […]

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