Bhubaneswar: A village committee in Ganjam district has fined 60 people for defecating in the open.

A wild elephant herd trampled a person inside Dhaugaon reserve forest under Surada forest range in Ganjam district of Odisha on Sunday morning.

Order of the National Green Tribunal (Eastern Zone Bench, Kolkata) in the matter of Brundaban Behera Vs the State of Odisha & Ors dated 09/10/2015 regarding a liquor manufacturing unit in Polosara NAC of Ganjam district in Odisha discharging liquid and other wastes into the river Dhanei through a drain thereby contaminating the river water.

Order of the National Green Tribunal (Eastern Zone Bench, Kolkata) in the matter of Biranchi Narayan Mahapatra Vs State of Odisha & Others dated 08/09/2015 regarding unauthorised structures being developed in Berhampur Municipal area by encroaching natural ponds sanctioned by Berhampur Municipality in violation of the environmental laws.

Order of the National Green Tribunal (Eastern Zone Bench, Kolkata) in the matter of Krushna Chandra Padhi Vs State of Odisha & Others dated 08/09/2015 regarding filling up of a water body named Kasha Pond and felling of trees for the construction of a road for entry to the housing project in village Jagadalpur of Kukudakhandi Tahasil, Dist. Ganjam, Odisha.

External gamma dose rate measurement using thermoluminescent dosimeter has been performed along the southern coast of Odisha, eastern India. A total of nine villages from the three sectors, viz. Gopalpur, Chhatrapur and Rushikulya have been selected for the study.

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Farmers who had lost their fertile land because of now-shelved mega steel project of Tata Steel in Ganjam district of Odisha held a demonstration at district headquarter town Chatrapur on Wednesday

BERHAMPUR: The claims of the Central and State Governments notwithstanding, safe drinking water remains a distant dream for many in Ganjam district.

A group of persons from families displaced due to the shelved mega steel project of Tata Steel in Ganjam district of Odisha demonstrated in front of the project office of the company at Mandiapalli

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has agreed to jointly develop a thermal power plant at Kamakshyanagar in Dhenkanal district with state-owned Odisha Thermal Power Corporation.

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