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Thunderstorm, lightning alert for 14 districts of Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The Indian Meteorological Department Regional Centre issued thunderstorm and rainfall alert for 14 districts of Odisha till 7.30 pm today.
The alert has been issued for Nabarangpur, Kalahandi, Kandhamal, Rayagada, Ganjam, Gajapati, Keonjhar, Jajpur, Dhenkanal, Angul, Sundargarh, Nayagarh, Koraput and Malkangiri districts.People in these districts are advised to stay indoors and take shelter in buildings and other safe locations as a precautionary measure.

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...