COVID-19 fighters and elderly to get the free vaccination as planned by the Odisha Government. Including the frontlines and doctors, health workers will also get the free vaccination of COVID-19 in the state. As per the State and Welfare Minister, the vaccination is supposed to begin from January 2021.
DSP Detained over Allegations of Betraying Woman Constable
The district police have detained the Deputy Superintendent of Police over betraying a woman constable. The woman complained against him, accusing him of cheating on her after marrying at the temple. As per sources, the officer allegedly refused to acknowledge their relationship with her and abandoned her.
Over 25 Injured as Bus Overturns on Ghat Road in Kandhamal
Over 25 persons got injured because of an incident on Thursday night at around midnight. A bus named Raja from Tikabali to Bhubaneswar overturned in the Ghat Road. The incident took place while the driver lost control while taking the sharp turn.
Fire Breaks out in Fruit Market in Bolangir
In Bolangir, one person sustained severe burn injuries as fire broke out in the fruit market on Thursday night. As per the sources, property of worth Rs. 5lakhs was reduced to ashes because of the significant fire. The exact reason behind the fire breakout is not clear, and the injured person has been admitted to the hospital.
Clicking Selfie Turns Fatal for a Minor Boy in Paralakhemundi Railway Station
The incident occurred while a minor youth boy clicking a selfie over the train’s top caught the live wire. As per the sources, the train also caught fire and spread to other bogies as well.
21 Migrant Workers Rescued While being Taken to Andhra Pradesh
Despite the government’s strict laws in the trafficking of migrant labourers from Odisha, the illegal activities are continuing in the state. On Thursday, 21 migrants including four women and seventeen men were rescued from such a criminal action while being taken to Andhra Pradesh.
Suspected ‘Missile Parts’ Crash Land in Farmland at Balasore
In Balasore, the village named Lunapahi experienced a panic incident on Thursday night as some pieces of a missile fell in the nearby place of the town where human settlement is. It is suspected that the amount of rocket could be tested for fire from the Integrated Test Range in Chandipur.