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Train Services Disrupted As Trees Fall On Rail Tracks

Rayagada: Rail traffic has been badly affected as trees fell on the railway tracks due to strong winds and heavy rains under the impact of cyclone Titli in the district.According to reports, train services have been disrupted on Ambadala-Dahikhala railway section of Rayagada district.As per reports, Santragachi-Chennai Express is halted at Muniguda station, whereas Tirupati-Bilaspur Express has been stopped at Bisamcuttack.Similarly Gandhidham Express which is running from Nagercoil Junction in Tamil Nadu to Gandhidham in Gujarat is halted at Ambadala station.As per sources, the railway authorities have started cleaning up of the railway tracks to restore normalcy in the traffic.

Minor girl gang raped in Rourkela, 3 held

Rourkela: Three days after a minor girl was allegedly gang raped in Vedavyas area in Rourkela in the district, police today arrested three persons in ...

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik turns 73

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister and Biju Janata Dal (BJD) supremo Naveen Patnaik turned 73 today. However, Patnaik avoided an extravagant birthday celebra...

Two dead, 2 hurt in head-on collision of trucks in Balasore

Balasore: In a tragic incident, two persons were killed and two others sustained critical injuries in a head-on collision of two trucks near Chapulia ...

10 critical as bus falls off bridge in Malkangiri

Malkangiri: At least 10 passengers sustained critical injuries after a private bus in which they were travelling skidded off the road and fell from a ...