I am a journalist, working as Balangir correspondent of the English daily "The Pioneer" and “The Industry and Mines Observer”, an English fortnightly magazine published from Bhubneshwar. I was awarded the Trophy for "Excellence in Journalism" by noted Columnist Sri Shivaji Sarkar,in the presence of Editor in Chief -of The Pioneer,Dr Chandan Mitra ,Editor of The Industry and Mines Observer (IMO) Sri Sirish Mohanty on June19,2012.
Thursday, November 24, 2016
Carcasses of elephant, calf found in Balangir ;11November2016
Balangir: Carcasses of a female elephant and its calf were found at a paddy field near Bakati village in Balangir district on Thursday. Being informed by locals, forest officials rushed to the spot and seized the carcasses for postmortem. Preliminary investigation indicated that the jumbos were suffering from anthrax. However the exact cause of the death could only be ascertained after autopsy, said Divisional Forest Officer Rashmi Ranjan Nayak.