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Trouble mounts for Achyuta Samanta; State initiates process for legal action against KIIT

BHUBANESWAR: The trouble mounts for philanthropist Achyuta Samanta as the State initiates process for legal action for violation environmental laws.  The State government has directed the Khurda Collector to take legal action against Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology which proviso the criminal prosecution.

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Kalinga TV,  Achyuta faces defamation charges

BHUBANESWAR: A city court issued notice over defamation charge to controversial philanthropist and businessman Achyuta Samanta and his Kalinga TV. The court restrained for publication of any defamatory content on the social activists with ulterior motive.

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NGT issues notice to Centre, Odisha govt over KIMS’ forest land grab

KOLKATA: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) today served notices to Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT) and Kalinga Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS) on charges of illegal construction on forest land in violation of Forest Conservation Act 1980.

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Dana Majhi under scanner for receiving foreign donation

By Subash Mohapatra BHUBANESWAR: Dana Majhi, a tribal farmer from Odisha’s Kalahandi district, is under scanner of Ministry of Home Affairs for receiving foreign contribution without prior approval from concern authorities.

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KIIT’s forest land grab under NGT scanner

KOLKATA: It is not all good for green award winner Achyuta Samanta and his organization Kalinga Relief and Charitable Trust (popularly known as KIIT) as it comes under scanner of nation’s green authority National Green Tribunal (NGT) for violation of green laws.

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