Keonjhar

19 kg ivory seized in Keonjhar, 3 arrested

Dinalipi Bureau- September 1, 2020

Bhubaneswar: Forest officials in Keonjhar district have seized 14 elephant tusks weighing around 19 kg. Three persons have been arrested, an official said on Tuesday. ... Read More

Carcasses of two elephants recovered from Keonjhar forest

Dinalipi Bureau- June 14, 2020

Keonjhar: In a case of suspected poaching, carcasses of two elephants were found from a reserve forest area of Keonjhar district on Sunday. Sources said ... Read More

Lady cop uses third degree in police station

Dinalipi Bureau- May 18, 2020

Keonjhar: A video of a lady inspector of Patana police station in Keonjhar resorting to third degree went viral on social media. Inspector in-charge Sandhyarani ... Read More

Scared of death penalty, undertrial prisoner dies of heart attack

Dinalipi Bureau- December 20, 2019

Keonjhar: In a bizarre incident, an undertrial prisoner in Keonjhar Jail Turi Munda died of a heart attack on Friday, a day after Keonjhar ADJ ... Read More

Youth gets death for rape, murder of 3-year-old in Keonjhar

Dinalipi Bureau- December 19, 2019

Keonjhar: A special court here on Thursday awarded death sentence to an accused who was held guilty of raping and murdering a three-year-old girl of ... Read More

3 elephants mowed down by speeding truck in Keonjhar

Dinalipi Bureau- August 22, 2019

Bhubaneswar: Three elephants were killed after being hit by a speeding truck on National Highway 20 in Keonjhar district early on Thursday, a forest official ... Read More

2 minors drown; parents rushing them to hospital meet with accident

Dinalipi Bureau- July 13, 2019

Keonjhar: Tragedy struck Madhuban village under Sosa police limits in Keonjhar district on Saturday after two minor girls drowned while their parents suffered critical injuries ... Read More