Central team visits cyclone-hit Odisha

An eight-member central team on Tuesday undertook field visits to assess the damage caused in southern districts of Odisha that were hit by cyclone last month.

Central team visits cyclone-hit Odisha to assess damage caused

An eight-member central team on Tuesday undertook field visits to assess the damage caused in southern districts of Odisha that were hit by cyclone last month.

Central team to visit Odisha's cyclone hit areas on Nov 18

An eight-member inter-ministerial central team is scheduled to undertake a two-day tour to cyclone Hudhud affected districts of Odisha from on Tuesday, officials said.

Three youths killed in motor-cycle accident in Odisha

Koraput: Three youths were killed when the motor-cycle which they were riding hit a guard wall of a bridge in Koraput district, the police said Monday.

Maoists destroy guest house in Odisha

A group of armed Maoists razed a company guest house in Odisha's Koraput district, police said on Friday.

Programme to keep track of migrant labourers in Odisha

In a bid to check human trafficking, Koraput district administration in Odisha has launched a programme to keep track of migrants, travelling to other states for work.

Irregularities found in construction of a road in Koraput

A vigilance probe has found irregularities in the construction of a road under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) in Koraput district.

Tree plantation in Koraput to compensate for loss in Hudhud

To compensate for the loss of trees in Cyclone Hudhud, Jeypore forest division in Koraput district has decided to take up plantation in over 200 hectares of forest land.

Tribals of Koraput face drinking water shortage for cyclone

Tribals in remote areas of Koraput district are facing acute shortage of safe drinking water as several water supply stations are lying idle without power after cyclone Hudhud hit the district.

Cyclone Hudhud: Radio helped reach remote areas of Odisha district

Radio played a major role in creating awareness about cyclone Hudhud in the hilly and remote tracts of Odisha's Koraput district where people don't read newspapers or have access to television sets, thus reducing the number of casualties.

Public transport system resumes in three Odisha districts

After being hit by cyclone Hudhud, public transport system has resumed in Koraput, Malkangiri and Rayagada districts of Odisha, official sources said Wednesday.

245 babies born on cyclone day in Odisha

As many as 245 babies were born in Odisha districts the day these were hit by the cyclonic storm 'Hudhud', authorities said on Tuesday.

Life limping back to normalcy in Odisha's Hudhud hit zone

Life was limping back to normalcy in Odisha's four worst hit tribal districts after Cyclone Hudhud moved to Chhattisgarh as Odisha government on Monday said the storm damaged about 80,000 houses, power infrastructure and roads besides claiming three lives.

Police destroy Maoist camp in Odisha

 Police Wednesday destroyed a Maoist camp in Odisha`s Koraput district, an official said.

GP technical assistant arrested for demanding bribe

A gram panchayat technical assistant (GPTA) and her husband were arrested and produced in Jeypore special vigilance court for allegedly demanding Rs 34,000 as bribe.

Mega piped water project in Koraput

In its effort to ensure uninterrupted supply of safe drinking water in rural areas, the district administration in Odisha`s Koraput is planning to undertake 10 mega piped water projects at a cost of Rs 600 crore.

Riding of motorcycles banned in Odisha college

In a bid to enhance safety in the premises, authorities of an autonomous college at Jeypore in Koraput district have banned students from using motorcycles inside the campus.

Incessant rains damage houses, bridges in Odisha`s Koraput

At least 235 houses, four bridges and 10 small culverts were damaged in incessant rains that lashed Odisha`s Koraput district between July 27 and July 29.

Maoists warn timber mafia in Koraput

Maoists have put up posters and banners in Odisha`s tribal district Koraput warning timber mafia against felling of trees in the district.

100 Diarrhoea monitoring units set up in Koraput district

To contain waterborne diseases which spread during monsoon around 100 Diarrhoea monitoring units (DMU) have been constituted in Koraput district to monitor the situation, an official said Thursday.