Ganjam District

  • Phailin: Odisha government fails to give aid; people starve, beg 24-10-2013 05:45 PM

    Ganjam: Several people lost their livelihood after cyclone Phailin wreaked havoc in the coastal areas of Odisha, but their ordeal isn't over yet as the government aid has still not reached all the storm affected victims. The people say they were even forced to beg as the government didn't come...
  • Five detained for allegedly laying trap to poach elephants in Ganjam district 01-09-2013 01:02 PM

    Five villagers were detained for interrogation after electric wires were found laid on a jungle road suspected to be a trap to poach elephants through electrocution, in Ganjam district. The five were detained after wires and insulators were found from Landei hill under Jagannath Prasad forest range in the district,"...