Agriculture officer held for accepting Rs 1.5 lakh bribe

Dinalipi Bureau- August 9, 2022

Bhubaneswar: Vigilance sleuths on Tuesday arrested an officer of the Agriculture department from Bargarh while accepting a bribe of Rs 1.5 lakh. Vigilance sources here ... Read More

Fake currency worth Rs 14 lakh seized in Bargarh, two arrested

Dinalipi Bureau- July 7, 2022

Bhubaneswar: The Special Task Force (STF) of Odisha Crime Branch on Thursday seized fake currency notes, with a face value of more than Rs 14 ... Read More

2,000-year-old artefacts found in Bargarh

Dinalipi Bureau- June 12, 2022

Sambalpur: Excavations at Barpali in Bargarh district have unearthed 2,000-year-old artefacts, uncovering a civilisation dating back to the post-Mauryan period. With an objective to ascertain ... Read More

Bargarh lift irrigation project 1st phase likely to be ready by next March

Dinalipi Bureau- May 15, 2022

Sambalpur: Chief Secretary Suresh Chandra Mohapatra on Sunday reviewed the progress of the ambitious Gangadhar Meher lift irrigation project in Bargarh district. The project at ... Read More

Congress leader Ripunath Seth dies of cardiac arrest

Dinalipi Bureau- March 27, 2022

Sambalpur: Congress leader and former Odisha minister, Ripunath Seth, died following a cardiac arrest at his native place in Bargarh district on Sunday, his family ... Read More

Pangolin rescued in Bargarh, one arrested

Dinalipi Bureau- January 4, 2022 Bhubaneswar: A pangolin was rescued from a village in Bargarh district on Tuesday and one person was arrested on charges of wildlife trafficking, police ... Read More

Dhanu Yatra in Bargarh put on hold

Dinalipi Bureau- December 10, 2021

Sambalpur: The famous Bargarh Dhanu Yatra, the biggest open air theatre of the world, has been put on hold due to Covid-19 restrictions. The decision ... Read More