Unfavourable weather conditions coupled with extra pollutants from firecrackers in Delhi-NCR led to "severe-plus" or "emergency" air quality on Friday, and the toxicity isn't going to improve for at least 2 more days.
A couple was attacked by their relatives at Kalyani village under Khandapada police limits of Balasore district today for bursting firecrackers in the morning.
In pursuance of Supreme Court’s strict restrictions on bursting firecrackers, Commissionerate Police here had tightened up its belts to ensure a safe Diwali in smart city Bhubaneswar and silver city Cuttack. Apart from sealing several…
In a shocking incident, a youth sustained grievous injuries after another youth stabbed him with a knife over a trivial matter of not sharing firecrackers at Mahisakhal in BJB Nagar area here on Diwali last evening.
In view of the excessive use of fire crackers in Odisha starting from Dussehra till Diwali and other festivals, DGP RP Sharma has issued some instructions to all district SPs, DCPs in Bhubaneswar and Cuttack and Commissioner of Police to…