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Releases a compendium of Covid-19 technologies and products developed by CSIR

Newdelhi:30/7/20: Minister of Science &Technology, Earth Sciences and Health & Family Welfare, Dr Harsh Vardhan has announced that Indian scientists from DBT & CSIR have sequenced more than 1000 SARS-CoV-2 viral genomes making it the largest effort in the country. “This will help in understanding the prevalent strains and the mutation spectrum in India, which will help in diagnostics, drugs and ...

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Bhubaneswar:30/7/20:Issue of certificate of vending & identity cards to street vendors of sikharchandi nagar, ward no-2 by ZDC & ward officer ,north zone. Awareness also spread for taking opportunity of bank loans under Pradhan Mantry sva nidhi yojana as assistance during the pandemic situation.

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Odisha reported 1203 new Covid-19 cases total tally mounted to 30378

Bhubaneswar:30/7/20: In another huge spike, Odisha reported 1203 new Covid-19 cases in the past 24 hours, informed the State Information & Public Relations Department today. With this, the total tally of coronavirus cases in Odisha mounted to  30378. While Ganjam registered the highest of 250 cases, Khurda logged 220 cases. Covid-19 Report For 29th July:       New Positive Cases: 1203 In Quarantine: ...

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Odia Society of United Kingdom have contributed Rs 7, 33,500/- to Chief Minister’s Relief Fund

Bhubaneswar29/7/20:: The members of Odia Society of United Kingdom, London have contributed Rs 7, 33,500/- to Chief Minister’s Relief Fund (CMRF), Odisha for the fighting COVID-19. Rajya Sabha MP Amar Patnaik, along with Cultural Secretary of the Association Dr. Bhagyashree Singh presented the draft to Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy in Lokseva Bhawan conference hall last evening. Receiving the cheque, Sri ...

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Kashinath Sahoo, theatre exponent, dramatist, and playwright is no more

Pipili:29/7/20: Kashinath Sahoo, theatre exponent, dramatist, and playwright died at Pipili today. He was 108 years old and one of the oldest person alive in the entire State. He died at his residence after just a few hours of falling ill.  He was among the founders on the Annapurna Theatre Group and had staged more than 100 plays during his lifetime. ...

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Dismantling of Taladhwaja, Nandighosa and Darpadalana has begun

Puri:29/7/20: Dismantling of Taladhwaja, Nandighosa and Darpadalana has begun here on Wednesday. The chariots belong to Lord Balabhadra, Lord Jagannath and Goddess Subhadra. These chariots will be shifted and reassembled to be parked and preserved at Jagannath Ballav mutt, the pleasure garden of Lord Jagannath, after being dismantled. Sudarsan Mekap, Caretaker of the chariots, said after dismantling, wood derived from ...

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Odisha Chief Minister appealed to the MLAs to provide inspiring leadership in their constituencies

Bhubaneswar:29/7/20: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today appealed to the MLAs to take personal care of themselves and also provide inspiring leadership in their constituencies. The Odisha CM today inaugurated a sensitisation workshop on COVID-19 for legislators over video conferencing and expressed happiness over the recovery of three COVID-19 affected MLAs. The Chief Minister also asked the legislators to take care ...

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State-level Independence Day will be celebrated with the observance of the COVID guidelines

Bhubaneswar:29/7/20 The state-level Independence Day will be celebrated at the Unit-3 Exhibition Grounds with the observance of the COVID guidelines and maintaining social distancing norms, said Odisha Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy. At a review meeting at Lok Seva Bhavan on Wednesday, the Chief Secretary said that his year’s Independence Day parade will not be held as usual and the Chief Guest will ...

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NTPC achieves highest daily gross generation of 977.07 MU

Newdelhi:29/7/20: As per a statement by NTPC Ltd., a PSU under Ministry of Power and Country’s largest power generation company, it has achieved highest daily gross generation of 977.07 Million Unit (MU) on 28th July 2020. NTPC’s total generation includes power generated from its Subsidiary and JV companies. NTPC stated that five of its power stations Korba, Sipat & Lara ...

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Strict enforcement of lockdown in Containment Zones till 31st August 2020

Newdelhi:29/7/20: Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) issued new guidelines today, for opening up of more activities in areas outside the Containment Zones. In Unlock 3, which will come into effect from August 1, 2020, the process of phased re-opening of activities has been extended further. The new guidelines, issued today, are based on feedback received from States and UTs, and ...

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