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Bhartruhari Mahtab & Pinaki Mishra were elected As Members Of Lok Sabha Committees


Bhubaneswar:22/4/20:  Lok Sabha member from Cuttack Bhartruhari Mahtab was elected as the member of Committee on Public Accounts and Puri MP Pinaki Mishra as member of Committee on Estimates for the year 2020-2021. The term for both the memberships will begin on May 1, 2020, and end on April 30, 2021. For election of 15 members to the Committee on Public ...

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Three more persons have tested positive for novel coronavirus from Bhadrak


Bhadrak:22/4/20: Three more persons have tested positive for novel coronavirus from Bhadrak district of Odisha on Tuesday. This was informed by the State Health and Family Welfare department today. The three persons, all residents of Basudevpur block of the district, have travel history to Kolkata, informed district administration. A record number of 2027 RT PCR tests were conducted yesterday in the ...

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The human impact of COVID-19 : coping and surviving


Dr.Adyasha Das Associate Professor, Indian Institute of Tourism and Travel Management,( Ministry of Tourism, Govt. Of India)Bhubaneswar. As a strategic move to contain and combat the pandemic COVID, more than one-quarter of the world’s 7.8 billion people are confined to their homes now, as governments accelerate stringent curbs on mobility and social contact. In many parts of the world, borders ...

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Around 2700-2800 people have come to Odisha from West Bengal in the last two months


Balasore:21/4/20: Central Range Revenue Divisional Commissioner (RDC) Anil Samal, who visited Balasore after five new cases were reported in the district this morning, today informed that the process has begun for testing of people who have come to the district from West Bengal in the last couple of days. Quoting sources, the RDC said many people who have sneaked into the district by ...

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Five more persons from Balasore tested positive for COVID-19


Bhubaneswar: 21/4/20: As many as five more persons tested positive for COVID-19 in Odisha yesterday taking the tally to 79, Health and Family Welfare Department sources said. As per the department, the fresh five cases are from Balasore district and are close relatives of the persons who had tested positive for the virus earlier. Number of cases in the district ...

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Odisha Chief Minister Announces Rs 50 Lakh For Health Personnel Who Lose Life In Fight Against COVID-19


Bhubaneswar:21/4/20: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday announced that Rs 50 lakh will be provided in the case of death of any public or private healthcare personnel involved in the fight against the disease. The entire human race is in a fight with Corona Virus. The world has lost more than 2 lakh lives in a span of three months. No ...

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Odisha Chief Minister dedicated five standalone COVID Hospitals

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Bhubaneswar:21/4/20: Chief Minister Shri Naveen Patnaik dedicated five standalone Odisha COVID Hospitals with a combined bed capacity of 825, readied in record 30 days. The hospitals have been set up in Sundargarh, Bargarh, Angul, Jagatsinghpur & Nabarangpur, increasing the number of beds to 5000. The hospitals will provide specialised treatment to COVID19 patients free of cost. CM thanked the Union Minister of ...

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Odisha Chief Minister approved six investment proposals worth Rs. 8850.19 crore


Bhubaneswar:20/4/20: While continuing its fight against the spread of COVID-19 with a systematic approach and pre-emptive action, the Government of Odisha gears up to propel the industrial activity and employment generation in the state. The 22nd High-Level Clearance Authority (HLCA) meeting today held under the Chairmanship of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik approved two investment proposals worth  Rs. 8850.19 crore with an ...

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Odisha government offices will function in morning hours till June 15


Bhubaneswar:20/4/20: The Odisha government offices will function in morning hours till June 15 as usual like every year, according to the latest notification. P K Mohapatra, Additional Chief Secretary to Government of Odisha, in a communication to all district Collectors on Monday said all state government offices and Revenue & Executive Magistrate Courts will function up to 15th June, 2020 ...

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74 persons have tested positive for COVID-19 out of the 10,641 samples tested so far in Odisha


Bhubaneswar:20/4/20: Till Monday afternoon, 74 persons have tested positive for COVID-19 out of the 10,641 samples tested so far in Odisha, said Subroto Bagchi, Chief Spokesperson of Odisha Government for COVID-19 management. In Odisha, 24 persons have recovered after testing negative for COVID-19 and one person has succumbed to the disease. This means, till April 20 afternoon, Odisha has 49 active ...

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