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First Chief Town Planner of Odisha passed away

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Bhubaneswar:31/10/20: Surendra Behera (68) former Director of Town Planning and the first Chief Town Planner of Odisha passed away here in the city on Tuesday. He is survived by his wife, daughter and a son. The town planner, a native of Balanga village of Puri district, was an alumnus of Ravenshaw College and Utkal University and had obtained his Masters in ...

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 Bhubaneswar31/10/20:: IIT Bhubaneswar observed “RashtriyaEkta Diwas” to mark the birth anniversary of SardarVallabhbhai Patel on 31st Oct, 2020 at its campus. The event was initiated with a floral ceremonial tribute by Prof. R. V. Raja Kumar, Director, IIT Bhubaneswar. The Faculty, Officers and Staff members took the RashtriyaEkta Diwas pledge on the solemn occasion, in which they pledged to dedicate ...

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Odisha government announced guidelines for Unlock-6


Bhubaneswar:31/10/20 The Odisha government on Saturday announced guidelines for Unlock-6 that will remain in force in the State from November 1 to November 30, 2020. During the Unlock-6, the State government has decided to reopen all the schools from November 16. However, only students from class IX to class XII will be allowed to attend classes from November 16, as ...

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Due to COVID-19, the pandemic has dampen Kumara Purnima festivity


Bhubaneswar: 31/10/20: Although Odisha Government has been imposing restrictions on celebration of various festivals in the state this year due to COVID-19,  the pandemic has failed to dampen Kumara Purnima festivity today. As Kumar Purnima is celebrated indoor without any mass gathering , the state government has not issued any guidelines for it. With fasts and various rituals, young girls and ...

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‘Mo Bus’ services will resume on 17 routes from November 2 onwards


Bhubaneswar:31/10/20: ‘Mo Bus’ services will resume on 17 routes from November 2 onwards. Earlier, the city bus services were suspended in view of the Covid-19 pandemic and subsequent lockdown. The ‘Mo Bus’ services are run by the Capital Region Urban Transport (CRUT). At present, the city bus services are operational in Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, and Puri cities.

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Sardar Patel is the leader whom I admire the most, says Vice President

The President, Shri Ram Nath Kovind paying floral tributes to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on his birth anniversary, at Patel Chowk, in New Delhi on October 31, 2020.

New Delhi:31/10/20:The Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu paid his rich tributes to the Unifier of India, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on his birth anniversary today. The Vice President said that Sardar Patel is the leader he admired the most. In a Facebook post today the Vice President recalled the great contributions made by Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel and urged the citizens ...

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Prime Minister interacts with Officer Trainees of Indian Civil Services in the second edition of the Integrated Foundation Course, ”Aarambh”


New Delhi:31/10/20: The Prime Minister today interacted with the Officer Trainees (OTs) of the Indian Civil Services at LBSNAA Mussoorie through a Video conference from Kevadia, Gujarat. This is a part of the integrated foundation course AARAMBH launched for the first time in 2019. After witnessing presentations made by the OTs, in his address, the Prime Minister urged the probationers ...

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Prime Minister inaugurates to & fro Sea-plane Service between Kevadia and Sabarmati


Ahmedabad:31/10/20: The Prime Minister inaugurated Water Aerodrome at Kevadia and the Sea-plane Service connecting Statue of Unity in Kevadia with Sabarmati Riverfront in Ahmedabad. Shri Modi also inaugurated Water Aerodrome in Sabarmati Riverfront in Ahmedabad and the SeaPlane Service from Sabarmati Riverfront to Kevadia. These are part of a series of Water Aerodromes being planned to bring the last mile ...

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Fairs and Festivals of Odisha: Kumar Purnima


  DR. ADYASHA DAS Associate Professor Chairperson- MBA (Travel & Tourism)  /  Culture  / Placements / Admissions / PR Indian Institute of Tourism & Travel Management The culture of a region is best reflected in the celebration of fairs and festivals. From special food items to unique customs, traditional dance /music, and propitiating the deities, the cultural legacy is reinforced ...

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Indian Railways has launched “Meri Saheli” initiative for focused action on security of women


Bhubaneswar:30/10/20: Indian Railways has launched “Meri Saheli” initiative for focused action on security of women across all zones with an objective to provide safety and security to lady passengers travelling by trains for their entire journey from starting station to destination station. In view of this, “Meri Saheli” project has been launched in East Coast Railway (ECoR) since October 17 for ...

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