Malkangiri: Once a fortress of left-wing extremism, Chitrakonda region of Malkangiri district earlier known as the cut-off region now rechristened as Swabhiman Anchal is undergoing a transformation, a change for good. The change is amply…
Chitrakonda (Malkangiri): Chitrakonda police have seized 210 kg of ganja (marijuana) from an auto-rickshaw near Rajulkonda farm on the Chitrakonda-Sileru (AP) road and arrested two persons on Wednesday. The accused have been identified…
Malkangiri: Mutilated body of a minor boy was found floating in Sileru river in Chitrakonda area of Malkangiri district today morning. The family members have claimed that the minor was attacked by a crocodile as it is known to have…
In a tragic incident, a minor girl got killed while 2 others were missing when a boat capsized in the Sileru river of Kurumanur Gram Panchayat (GP) under Chitrakonda police station limits on the Andhra-Odisha border here in the district.
He immediately called an ambulance to help the accident victims. When the ambulance was delayed, he told his supporters to use his campaign vehicle and take the injured persons to Mathili Community Health Centre (CHC).
The cops nabbed two persons on the spot and have forwarded them to court. Further probe into the matter is currently underway.
Ganja worth over Rs 8 crore cultivated on 55 acres of government forest land in various villages of Malkangiri district were destroyed by joint team of excise officials and police personnel on Friday.
Chitrakonda Police on Friday evening arrested a Maoist courier on Populur road near Doraguda village under Kalimela block of the district and recovered various items including 10 electrical detonators and Rs 61,738 cash.
After 24 hours of sustained efforts, the bodies of four persons including three women and one minor who had gone missing after a boat capsize incident, were recovered from a canal here today morning.
In an unfortunate incident, 4 persons including three women and a minor have gone missing after a boat carrying 7 people capsized Barlabandh canal in Chitrakonda area here last night.