Kendrapara

Odisha gears up to set up Rs 4,000 crore Mahanadi Riverine Port project

Dinalipi Bureau- December 20, 2020

Bhubaneswar: Ahead of signing of the MoU with the Centre for setting up of Rs 4,000 crore riverine port project in Mahanadi, a high-level delegation ... Read More

3 arrested for encroaching protected forest land in Bhitarkanika

Dinalipi Bureau- December 15, 2020

Kendrapara: The authorities of Bhitarkanika National Park have arrested three persons in Kendrapara district on the charge of encroaching protected forest land for prawn farming, ... Read More

36 fishermen arrested, 5 trawlers seized for fishing in Gahirmatha

Dinalipi Bureau- December 12, 2020

Kendrapara: Thirty-six fishermen were arrested for unlawful fishing activity in the turtle concentration zones of Gahirmatha marine sanctuary in Kendrapara district, officials said on Saturday. ... Read More

7,904 mammals sighted during census in Bhitarkanika National Park

Dinalipi Bureau- December 2, 2020

Kendrapara: As many as 7,904 mammals were sighted in Bhitarkanika National Park during the census this year. Rajnagar mangrove (wildlife) forest division DFO Bikash Ranjan ... Read More

85-year-old man arrested for raping five-year-old girl

Dinalipi Bureau- November 30, 2020

Kendrapara: An 85-year-old man was arrested on Monday in Kendrapara district for allegedly raping a five-year-old girl, police said. Sunakar Patra, who ran a grocery ... Read More

Thousands of migratory birds arrive at Bhitarkanika

Dinalipi Bureau- November 24, 2020

Kendrapara: With the winter setting in, the marshy wetlands in Bhitarkanika National Park are agog with the tweets of migratory birds from across continents. The ... Read More

Minor girl treks 10 km to file complaint against father for grabbing midday meal benefits

Dinalipi Bureau- November 18, 2020

Kendrapara: A 11-year-old girl student trekked about 10 km to file a complaint before the District Collector against her father for usurping her midday meal ... Read More