|HJS blames Congress for Kandhamal violence|
December 27th, 2007 "World Vision NGO and it chief Radhakanta Nayak, who is also a Rajya Sabha member of the Congress was the main conspirator in the issue and attack on Swami Laxmananda Saraswati was a pre-planned effort by Nayak and his men," they said.
|Communal tension grips Kandhamal|
December 26th, 2007 Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik termed the situation under control. He has issued an appeal asking people of the district to maintain communal harmony and cooperate with the district administration.
|VHP calls 'Orissa bandh' on 25th December|
December 24th, 2007 About 500 people from Christian community attacked the vehicle of Saraswati at Kashingbadi. The vehicle was damaged and Saraswati sustained injuries, general secretary of Viswa Hindu Parisad Gouri Prasad Ratha said.