Puri

Decision on Puri eviction in people’s interest: Amicus Curiae

Content User- September 7, 2019

Puri: Solicitor General of India Tushar Mehta and Amicus Curiae Ranjit Kumar, investigating eviction drive around Puri Srimandir, gave a clean chit to the Odisha ... Read More

Razing of Bada Akhada mutt stopped temporarily

Content User- September 3, 2019

Puri: The district administration has temporarily stopped the demolition of Bada Akhada mutt in Puri following opposition by its Mahanta. Bada Akhada mutt Mahanta Harinarayan ... Read More

Naveen announces rehabilitation package for Puri eviction displaced

Content User- September 2, 2019

Bhubaneswar: In the wake of eviction drive around Jagannath temple in Puri, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday announced a special rehabilitation package for the ... Read More

Puri demolition drive: Seer refuses to leave Mutt

Content User- August 31, 2019

Puri: Problems cropped up during demolition of Emar Mutt on the third day on Saturday as the seer refused to vacate the premises. Emar Mutt ... Read More

Underground chambers found beneath Emar Mutt

Content User- August 29, 2019

Puri: Chambers lying underneath Emar Mutt were found on Thursday during the razing of the 12th-century monastery near Puri Srimandir. The discovery of the underground ... Read More

Demolition of shops on Bada Danda begins

Content User- August 27, 2019

Puri: After eviction of unauthorised structures adjacent to Meghanad Pacheri of Srimandir here, the district administration on Tuesday began the demolition drive to remove constructions ... Read More

Naveen announces Rs 500 cr package to develop Puri as World Heritage city

Content User- August 23, 2019

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday announced a package of Rs 500 crore to develop Puri as a World Heritage city. The package focused ... Read More