Two Dhenkanal Agricultural Department clerks on Vigilance’s hand

Dhenkanal Vigilance arrested two clerks of Agriculture department for demanding and accepting bribe from a entrepreneur who wanted to set up a poultry.
The cops caught the two clerks when they were receiving the tainted currency notes at a tea stall in Dhenkanal.According to Dhenkanal Vigilance sources the two clerks Ranjan Panda of Kamakshyanagar agriculture office and Naresh Dhal of Dhenkanal agriculture office were arrested and sent to court.
They had demanded bribe from Pravat Ranjan Roul to approve his poultry farm project proposal said Vigilance DSP Sudhansu Sekhar Mishra.

Dhenkanal clerks

Bribe

The project proposal was pending approval since 2013 .The vigilance also raided their residences.

Source: The Statesman.com

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Earth Quake Felt at Dhenkanal

Earth Quake at Dhenkanal District

Earth Quake at Dhenkanal District                                                                             Image: philstar.com

Bhubaneswar: Tremors measuring 3.2 and 2.8 on the Richter scale were felt in Odisha’s Dhenkanal district on Saturday morning, the meteorological department said here. The first tremors, which lasted for two-three seconds were experienced at 8.18 a.m. and again at 11.21 a.m., said Sarat Chandra Sahu, director of the Regional Meteorological Centre here. Since it was a very low magnitude earthquake it only affected Dhenkanal and its surrounding areas, the official added. Though no casualties or damage were reported, the temblors created panic among residents who left their houses and came out in the open. (IANS)

Source: theshillongtimes.com

DHENKANAL: Tremors in Dhenkanal on Saturday morning caused panic among the people who rushed out of buildings in both rural and urban areas.

Rekha Sahoo, a headmaster of a school in Paikadahikore village near Govindpur, 10 kms away from the district headquarters town, said students and teachers ran outside the school when the first tremor was felt. “We did not go in for one hour apprehending more tremors,” she said.

People in residential areas of the town rushed out of their houses. “We clearly felt the tremor. We were terrified and came out into the open,” said Pravash Mohapatra, a local. No damage has been reported so far.

The low intensity earthquakes were recorded around 8.18 am and 11.21 am and lasted for a few seconds.

Source: newindianexpress.com

Preparation for dhenkanal Laxmi Puja 2015 and Flash Back

Dhenkanal is a small district of odisha .but it is so beautiful, there is many type of temple in dkl. There is kapilash siva temple,joranda mahimagadi temple, saptasjya ram temple.and many more . Basically  it is famous for laxmi puja. it is held on in month of October after durga puja. Dhenkanal laxmi puja is the world famous yatra.

The yatra held minimum 11 days.the fast day puja is called kumar purnami. Many type of people come to this puja and many shopkeepers also come to this puja for sell his product

Laxmi Puja