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Total COVID-19 tally in Odisha reached 57126 on Saturday

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Bhubaneswar: 15/8/20:After witnessing a record surge of 1900-plus COVID-19 cases for two consecutive days, Odisha reported biggest single-day spike of 2496 new cases in the last 24 hours. With this, the total COVID-19 tally in the State reached 57126 on Saturday. Of the new cases, 1591 were reported from quarantine centres and 905 are local contact cases. As per I ...

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Odisha Chief Minister unfurled the National Flag in the State-level Independence Day

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Bhubaneswar: 15/8/20:Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik unfurled the National Flag in the State-level Independence Day celebration at Idco Exhibition Ground here on Saturday. For the first time, the flag hoisting ceremony was held sans public.Greeting the people of Odisha at Exhibition Ground on Independence Day, Patnaik remembered the freedom fighters for their sacrifices and contribution for which the country achieved freedom. ...

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GALLANTRY MEDALS TO NAVAL PERSONNEL ON INDEPENDENCE DAY 2020

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Newdelhi:15/8/20:On the eve of 74 Independence Day Government India has announcedGALLANTRY MEDALS TO NAVAL PERSONNEL  NAO SENA MEDAL (GALLANTRY) CAPT MRIGANK SHEOKAND (05107-F)             The officer is one of the most experienced pilots of the MiG-29K fleet of the Indian Navy. He is a Qualified Flying Instructor with more than 2000 hours of total flying experience. On 16 Nov 19, the ...

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Nation celebrates its 74th Independence day today, PM Modi unfurls Tri-Colour from Rampart of Red Fort

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Newdelhi:15/8/20:The Nation is celebrating 74th Independence Day today. Prime Minister Narendra Modi hoisted the national flag at the ramparts of the historic Red Fort in Delhi and addressed the nation this morning. Mr Modi was received by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh at the Red Fort. The Prime Minister then inspected the Guard of Honour. The Guard of Honour contingent for the Prime ...

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926 Police personnel awarded Medals for their conspicuous gallant action on Independence Day

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Newdelhi:15/8/20:A total of 926 Police personnel have been awarded Medals on the occasion of Independence Day. Police Medals for Gallantry have been awarded to 215 police personnel for their conspicuous gallant action. President’s Police Medals for Distinguished Service has been awarded to 80 police personnel and Police Medal for Meritorious Service to 631 police personnel. Among the majority of the ...

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Unveiling of Portrait of Atal Bihari Vajpayee ji at ICCR headquarters

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New Delhi:14/8/20ICCR is organizing an event in the memory of late Late Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ji, former Prime Minister of India on 16 August 2020 by unveiling Shri Vajpayee’s portrait at ICCR premises. The event is being organized on Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ji’s 2nd  death anniversary remembering him and his contributions towards the building of Nation. The event on ...

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247 new COVID-19 positive cases have been detected under the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation

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Bhubaneswar14/8/20:: As many as 247 new COVID-19 positive cases have been detected under the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) area in the last 24 hours. As per BMC, of the 247 new COVID-19 positive cases, 148 are Quarantine Cases. While 146 positive cases are linked with earlier positive case, two others have travel history to Jamshedpur and Madhya Pradesh. Besides, 99 ...

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Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation Doing Its Part In Fight Against Pandemic

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Bhubaneswar:14/8/20:  COVID-19 pandemic spreading its tentacles across the spectrum of the urban populace in the Temple City and people from other parts of the State depending upon the state-of-the-art health-care delivery system here, the COVID Monitoring Cell at Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has come as a major respite with its tireless work comprising several layers of teams to perform the job ...

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ADDRESS TO THE NATION BY THE PRESIDENT OF INDIA, SHRI RAM NATH KOVIND, ON THE EVE OF INDIA’S 74TH INDEPENDENCE DAY

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My Dear Fellow Citizens, Namaskaar! 1. It gives me great pleasure to greet all the people of India, living in the country and abroad, on the eve of the 74th Independence Day. August 15 fills us with the excitement of unfurling the tricolour, taking part in celebrations and listening to patriotic songs. On this day, the youth of India should ...

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India continues to engage with world economy while maintaining its identity through Atma-Nirbharta: President

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New Delhi:14/8/20:President Ram Nath Kovind highlighted some of the flagship schemes of the government including Pradhan Mantri Gareeb Kalyan Yojana, One Nation, One Ration Card, Vande Bharat Mission and Shramik Special Trains among others, which he said, have eased people’s lives amid these testing times. Reaffirming, India’s belief in the principle of Vasudhaiv Kutumbakam, World is One family, President said that ...

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