Gurupriya bridge: Political slugfest undermines big step towards development as parties fight over credit and rivals allege scam
Nonetheless, the 910-metre bridge has proved to be a boon for around 30,000 tribal villagers residing in a zone cut-off from mainland Odisha for more than five decades in the absence of any concrete road or proper river link.
BJP seeks cancellation of Naveen Patnaik's Assembly membership for allegedly misusing govt machinery
Opposition BJP approached the Election Commission of India with a request to cancel Naveen Patnaik's Assembly membership for allegedly misusing government machinery.
BJP on Sunday took out silent protest march across Odisha against egg attacks on several Union ministers, saying their peaceful ways were to counter violence
The party activists would also protest the egg attack earlier on Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh's vehicle in Bhubaneswar.
With the CBI arresting two Trinamool Congress MPs for their alleged involvement in the Rose Valley chit fund case, opposition Congress and BJP in Odisha on Thursday demanded action against some BJD leaders for "being hand-in-glove" with the ponzi scheme company.