HC reserves verdict on Nilachal power plant

Orissa HC today concluded hearing of 16 petitions challenging the land acquisition process and environmental clearance of the proposed KVK Nilachal Power Plant in Athgarh sub-division of Cuttack district but reserved its verdict.

Athgarh by-poll peaceful barring stray incidents

Barring a stray incident of EVM snatching in one booth, polling in Athgarh assembly segment went off peacefully while an elderly voter died of stress.