Sources said Dharma had past enmity with the accused over a patch of land in the village and Jagili was on the lookout for an opportunity to settle scores with him.
Mass rallies followed by oath-taking and cleaning drives were held in different blocks and gram panchayats.
On the day, incessant rains caused landslide at Gumma ghat in Gajapati, leading to disruption of vehicular movement on the road connecting Namangarh to Ajayagarh.
Though the exact cause is yet to be ascertained, it is suspected that old enmity over liquor trade might be the reason behind the victim's murder.
Farmers of Ganjam are relieved after rains lashed the district for the last two days. However, the incessant downpour poured misery on residents of low-lying areas of the district.
All steps have been taken to meet any eventuality arising out of low-pressure induced rains in Ganjam district, said Collector Vijay Amruta Kulange on Sunday.
Ajit Kumar Sethy, the 47-year-old headmaster of government upper primary school in Kanamana village, was virtually felicitated by President Ramnath Kovind.
Announced by the then Union Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee in 2011-12, the project was supposed to be implemented in public-private-partnership (PPP) mode was approved in 2013 but got delayed.
Sources said the villagers often avail rebate by paying the power dues on time but this month, they will have to forfeit the rebate for no fault of their own.
If any kid is found COVID positive, he/she will be treated either at home or hospital depending on the decision of the rapid response team.
A project under the 5T Initiatives, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will inaugurate the transformation project.
It was a moment to savour for students of Sasana Ambagaon High School in Hinjili block, who got a chance to chat with Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in a virtual interaction on Monday.
Similarly, the bus terminus will accommodate 100 to 150 buses per day and benefit commuters of the region.
The committee also found that stone mining is being carried out within the eco-sensitive zone of Lakhari Valley Wildlife Sanctuary.
The mother, a village woman, was shifted to SCB MCH after her condition deteriorated. Sabyasachi Mishra came to the couple’s rescue after getting to know they were financially weak.