Bargarh News

Unsafe boat rides in Bargarh

Unsafe boat rides in Bargarh, jackets only for VIPs

Boat traffic was cut off from ports without security equipment. Thousands of people are regularly unsafe boat riding daily in the Mahanadi river adjoining the Ambavona block of Bargarh district.

Paddy Procurement

Paddy Procurement Comes To A Halt In Bargarh

The farmers across Bargarh district, known as Odisha’s rice bowl, have been repeatedly complaining about irregularities in the paddy procurement process, but strangely the district administration has just lent a deaf ear to their plight. Token system has been made compulsory for the farmers at the time of entry in the Mandis. But it is

Bargarh bandh for city hospital

Bargarh residents observed a bandh from Monday morning, throwing normal life out of gear in the process, demanding the authorities turn the old District headquarters hospital (DHH) into City Hospital.   Educational institutions and business establishments downed their shutters supporting the demand. Agitated people staged road blockades at strategic locations including the square in front

Auto Rickshaw Driver In Odisha ‘Fined For Not Wearing Helmet’

  As per reports, one Ram Banchhor of Nilabandhapara in Bargarh, who owns an auto rickshaw bearing registration number of OR-17H-5743 was fined Rs 6,000 by Sonepur RTO for not wearing a helmet and using mobile phone while driving. What is even more surprising is the fact that Ram alleged he never went to Sonepur

bargarh dadhi bamana temple known as western odisha srikhetra

ମନ୍ଦିରରେ ଭଗବାନ ଓ ଭକ୍ତ ଏକା ସଙ୍ଗେ ପୂଜା ପାଇଥାନ୍ତି। ଏହାସହ ଗୋଟିଏ ଥାଳିରେ ପ୍ରସାଦ ମଧ୍ୟ ଖାଇଥାନ୍ତି। ଶ୍ରୀମନ୍ଦିର ପରି ପଶ୍ଚିମ ଓଡିଶାର ଶ୍ରୀକ୍ଷେତ୍ର ରୂପେ ପରିଚିତ ବରଗଡ ଜିଲ୍ଲା ଭଟଲିର ଦଧିବାମନ ମନ୍ଦିର। ଶ୍ରୀମନ୍ଦିର ପରି ପଶ୍ଚିମ ଓଡିଶାର ଶ୍ରୀକ୍ଷେତ୍ର ରୂପେ ପରିଚିତ ବରଗଡ ଜିଲ୍ଲା ଭଟଲିର ଦଧିବାମନ ମନ୍ଦିର।ପୁରୀ ଶ୍ରୀମନ୍ଦିରରେ ଭଗବାନ ଜଗନ୍ନାଥ, ବଳଭଦ୍ର ଓ ମାତା ସୁଭଦ୍ରା ପୂଜା ପାଉଥିବା ବେଳେ ଭଟଲି ଠାରେ କିନ୍ତୁ ଭଗବାନ ଜଗନ୍ନାଥ ଦଧିବାମନ ରୂପରେ

Iswar Meher, a perfectionist of Sambalpuri Handloom

It took him three months to design and weave a Sambalpuri saree which he named ‘Brukshya Debata’ utilising natural colours. The intricately designed saree speaks about the importance of trees in maintaining ecological balance. Apart from the design of different varieties of trees, Lord Brahma, Lord Bishnu and Lord Shiva have been portrayed meditating under

Women hit streets for drinking water in Bargarh

Carrying buckets and containers, hundreds of women in Bargarh Municipality and block areas took out a ‘Pani Padayatra’ demanding clean and safe drinking water on Monday. Displaying samples of unclean water, the women demanded that all water bodies in the area should be restored and revived to maintain the groundwater level. Besides, an anicut should

Union Minister asked CM to provide safe water in Bargarh

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan asked Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik to provide safe water and take steps for mitigating the problem of contaminated water faced by residents of Bargarh and adjoining areas. A letter to CM Naveen Patnaik wrote by Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas. Pradhan said with no access to piped water, people

Minor bureaucratic reshuffle in Odisha after Bijepur by-poll

Odisha government on Thursday effected a minor bureaucratic reshuffle in the State administration, a day after result of Bijepur by-poll was declared. According to an official notification issued by the General Administration Department, Yamini Sarangi, who was appointed as Bargarh Collector just two weeks ahead of the election, was send back to her previous place

Holi arrives early for BJD in Bijepur

Holi celebration began early for BJD in the district after the landslide victory of party candidate Ritarani Sahu in Bijepur by-poll on Wednesday. BJD supporters went on a celebration-mode smearing colored powder, locally called ‘Phagu’, on each other besides distributing sweets among them. They also danced to the tune of ‘dulduli’, a traditional music of