Example sentences for: orissa

How can you use “orissa” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The Pioneer of India described the Indian election as "comparatively peaceful," because there were only 11 dead in Bihar, six in Andhra Pradesh, three in West Bengal, and one in Orissa.

  • The Sikhs reacted violently to persecution, and the Marathas spread to Orissa, after which, in the year 1739, Nadir Shah of Persia invaded and carried off the Peacock Throne (broken up after his assassination).

  • In the state of Andhra Pradesh, the Deccan Chronicle had as its front-page lead a report from San Francisco claiming that the United States would only send further help to Orissa if India asked for it.

  • The paper said the India lobby complained that American aid to Orissa was "but a drop in the ocean" compared to the "astronomical" amounts it sent to Turkey following the earthquake there.

  • The Times of India reported Monday from the eastern state of Orissa that receding waters after last week's cyclone disaster have revealed mounds of corpses in almost every village.


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