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Youth's body recovered from roadside in Bolangir, kin cry 'murder'

Bolangir: The body of a youth was recovered from the roadside at Bagader village under Titlagarh police limits in Bolangir district on Thursday.The deceased has been identified as Rajendra Chatar of Ghantabaheli village.Rajendra had gone to the nearby area to buy grocery for the house last night but did not return. Some locals this morning spotted his body lying in a pool of blood and alerted the police.

Later, the police reached the spot and launched a probe. While a detailed investigation into the matter is underway, the actual cause behind the death of the youth will be ascertained after the post-mortem report arrives.On the other hand, family members of the deceased have alleged murder.

1500 kg cannabis seized in Malkangiri, two arrested

Malkangiri: The State Police on Tuesday seized ISOO kg cannabis from cement truck here and arrested two persons. According to the district police...

White tiger 'Subhranshu' dies at Nandankanan Zoological Park

Bhubaneswar: Subhranshu, a white tiger of the Nandankanan Zoological Park (NZP) died on Tuesday due following prolonged illness. "A white tiger, ...

Odisha: BJP takes on CM after woman delivers baby roadside

Bhubaneswar: Healthcare remains a serious issue in the state, said BJP's state unit vice president Sameer Mohanty here on Tuesday while referring to t...

Naveen Patnaik launches health projects worth Rs 400 crore for district hospitals

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday announced health care projects of around Rs 400 crore for district hospitals. This co...