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Number of COVID-19 cases in Odisha mounted to 29175 as 1068 more persons tested positive

Bhubaneswar29/7/20: Number of COVID-19 cases in Odisha mounted to 29175 as 1068 more persons from 28 districts tested positive for the virus, official sources said today. Out of the 1068 cases, 662 were detected in quarantine while 406 are local contact cases. With this, the number of active cases in the state rose to 10920 while 18060 persons have recovered ...

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Board of Secondary Education announced the results of annual Matric examinations-2020

Bhubaneswar:29/7/20: Board of Secondary Education, Odisha (BSE Odisha), announced the results of annual Matric examinations-2020 through video conference today. The overall pass percentage has been registered at 78.76. Students can check their scorecards from two websites www.bseodisha.ac.in and http://bseodisha.nic.in from 11.30 am onwards. Click on the download result link. Enter the registration and roll number. The results will appear on the ...

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Number of people infected with the coronavirus disease touched 28,107 in Odisha

Bhubaneswar28/7/20:: COVID-19 cases continue to rise in Odisha as 1215 cases were detected in the last 24 hours. While 753 were in quarantine when detected, rest 462 are local contact cases. The number of people infected with the coronavirus disease touched 28,107 in the State. Of the total confirmed cases, 10,545 are active while 17,373 people have recovered from Covid-19 ...

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215 persons in Bhubaneswar tested positive for COVID-19

Bhubaneswar:28/7/20: As many as 215 persons in the state capital tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 24 hours taking the count to 2365 , informed Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) today. The number of local contacts is gradually rising in the capital city triggering panic among the residents. Out of total fresh cases, 150 have been detected from quarantine centres while ...

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi Shares Success Story Of Pearl Farmer Trained At ICAR-CIFA Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar:28/7/20: Every year ICAR-CIFA trains many youth and farmers in freshwater pearl farming. A pearl farmer who undergone training at ICAR-Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture, Bhubaneswar got a special mention in the Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi Ji’s Mann Ki Baat programme. Sri Jaishankar Kumar, a government servant, turned pearl farmer from Begusarai, Bihar attended the pearl culture training ...

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Odisha Chief Secretary directed to OPTCL, GRIDCO & DISCOMs to improve the quality and reliability of power supply

Bhubaneswar:28/7/20: Odisha Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy directed the OPTCL, GRIDCO, and Distribution Companies (DISCOMs) to make the power sector self-sustaining through aggressive system reform and reduction in aggregate technical & commercial (AT&C) loss. The Chief Secretary gave this direction while reviewing the Covid-19 impact and current challenges in the power sector of the Odisha in a high-level meeting held digitally ...

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Odisha Chief Minister Inaugurates Odisha’s Second Plasma Bank

Bhubaneswar:28/7/20: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has urged the people to make plasma donation a mass movement so that no one is deprived of the facility. Inaugurating Odisha’s Second Plasma Bank at Capital Hospital and launching a web portal for plasma donors on Tuesday here, Patnaik urged the people to donate plasma freely to save lives. A total of five plasma ...

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Veteran actor Kumkum, who featured in over 100 Hindi films passed away

Mumbai:28/7/20: Veteran actor Kumkum, who featured in over 100 Hindi films and popular songs such as ‘Kabhi aar, Kabhi Paar’ and ‘Mere Mehboob Qayamat Hogi’, passed away today. She was 86. Her sister-in-law Shenaz informed that Kumkum, whose real name was Zaibunnissa, died at around 11.30 am at her Bandra residence due to age-related issues. She said that actor Kumkum’s ...

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India is all ready to welcome the first batch of five Rafale jets

Newdelhi:28/7/20: India is all ready to welcome the first batch of five Rafale jets tomorrow morning. The fighter jets, built by French aviation firm Dassault, took off from the Merignac airbase in southern France’s Bordeaux. The fighter jets will officially be inducted and join the Indian Air Force fleet at Haryana’s Ambala Airbase. The five aircraft batch is the first tranche ...

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Tiger population in Odisha has remained unchanged between 2014 and 2018 as the figure stood at 28

Newdelhi:28/7/20:“Tiger is an incredible part of the nature and the increased number of the big cats in India reflects equilibrium in the nature.”, said the Union Environment Minister, Shri Prakash Javadekar at the release of the detailed report of Tiger Census on the eve of Global Tiger Day in New Delhi today. Tiger population in Odisha has remained unchanged between ...

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