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Fire breaks out at VIMSAR, no causalities reported

Sambalpur: A fire broke out at the Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Sciences and Research (VSSIMSAR) here today at 7 am. The incident occurred at the institute's battery room due to a short circuit inside the chamber. Fire tenders rushed to the spot to bring the situation under control as soon as they were intimated. While a critical unit near the room narrowly escaped the mishap, some furniture, equipment and official documents were damaged in the blaze. No causalities have been reported. 

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...