Daily Archives: April 21, 2012

Odisha Government not interested in Sambalpuri Language

The Union Government has received proposals from several State Governments for inclusion of more languages in the Eighth Schedule of the Constitution.  The State-wise details of proposal received are as Bihar –Bhojpuri, Chhattishgarh-Chhattisgarhi, Rajsthan-Rajsthani, Himachal Pradesh-Bhoti, Karnataka-Kodava & Tulu,Sikkim-Bhutia, Lepcha & Limboo, Mizoram-Mizo, Nagaland-Tenyidi. At present there are demands for inclusion of 38 more languages

Three held for April 13 gun attack

Police on Friday arrested three men for their alleged involvement in the gun attack on a woman working in a call centre in Mancheswar area a week ago. Namita Padhy, who works for Cerco BPO, sustained bullet injuries after two men riding a bike, opened fire at her outside her office on April 13. Namita

64 lakhs of assets recovered from Panchayat Executive Officer

Vigilance Department in a  raid recoverd approximately Rs. 64,16,861 assets of both immovable and movable from a V.L.W.-cum-Panchayat Executive Officer,of Jhalangbira Gram Panchayat, under Kuarmunda Block of   Sundargarh district. On the allegation of acquisition and possession of disproportionate assets by      Trilochan Seth, presently working as V.L.W.-cum-Panchayat Executive Officer,of Jhalangbira Gram Panchayat, in Sundargarh district his

Rash driving: Highway turns death trap

Industrialisation has brought with it drastic changes in the economic condition of the people in every village of Sambalpur district. The repercussions of development are acutely being felt. The purchasing power has led to an increase in the number of vehicles which in turn results in accidents due to reckless driving. Maximum accidents are reported