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BMC and Alumni Association of Utkal University launch campaign to make campus plastic-free

Bhubaneswar:30/1/21:The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) and Alumni Association of Utkal University today launched an awareness campaign and mass cleaning activity against single-use plastic to make the university campus clean, green, and plastic-free, on the occasion of Saheed Diwas – the death anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. The campaign was flagged off by B. K. Patnaik, former Chief Secretary, Government of Odisha, ...

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Fresh COVID Guidelines In Odisha: More People Now Allowed In Marriages

Bhubaneswar:30/1/21: Odisha Government today issued fresh COVID-19 guidelines for the month of February with a number of relaxations, including an increase in the ceiling size of gatherings for marriages and funerals in the non-containment zone areas. However, containment measures will be scrupulously followed in the containment zones. As per the new guidelines, a maximum of 500 persons will be allowed for ...

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Jindal Steel & Power Ltd (JSPL) has been conferred with the prestigious Mahatma Award 2020

New Delhi:30/1/21: Leading steel manufacturer of India Jindal Steel & Power Ltd (JSPL) has been conferred with the prestigious Mahatma Award 2020 for its massive humanitarian effort to support the communities and local administration in fighting COVID-19 pandemic. Ms. Shallu Jindal, Chairperson of JSPL Foundation, the social arm of JSPL, received the award today at India International Centre, New Delhi. ...

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‘Martyrs’ Day’ observed by Nehru Yuva Kendra

Newdelhi:30/1/21;Nehru Yuva Kendra’ Goa office today observed Martyrs’ Day by paying tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on his death anniversary. Chief Minister Dr Pramod Sawant, Joint Secretary, Youth Affairs, Government of India Sh. Asit Singh, NYKS Director Shri M. P. Gupta, Co-ordinator Shri Kalidas Ghatwal were present on this occasion. Chief Minister Dr Pramod Sawant in his address highlighted important role ...

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President of India launches countrywide Pulse Polio Programme for 2021

Newdelhi:30/1/21:Hon. President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind launched the Pulse Polio Programme for 2021 today by administering polio drops to children less than five years old at the Rashtrapati Bhawan, in the presence of Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare, and Shri Ashwini Kumar Choubey, Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare. The Hon. ...

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More than 37 lakh Healthcare Workers Vaccinated across the country

New Delhi:30/1/21: The number of healthcare workers vaccinated against COVID19 has crossed the 37L mark on the fifteenth day of the countrywide COVID-19 vaccination program. The cumulative number of healthcare workers vaccinated against COVID19 is 37,06,157 (as at 7 pm today), as per the provisional report. Total of 68,830 sessions have been held so far. 5,143 sessions were held till 7 pm today. 2,06,130 beneficiaries were vaccinated till 7 pm today. Final ...

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PM addresses All-Party Meeting on Budget Session of Parliament

Newdelhi:30/1/21:Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi addressed the All-Party Meeting on Budget Session of Parliament on 30th January 2021. Prime Minister paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi on his Punya Tithi and said that we must strive towards fulfilling his dreams. He also condemned the desecration of Mahatma Gandhi’s statue in USA this morning, saying that such an atmosphere of hate is ...

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Legendary Playwright Byomokesh Tripathy’s 92nd Birth Anniversary celebrated

Puri:30/1/21: The 92nd Birth Anniversary of Legendary Playwright Byomokesh Tripathy was celebrated today by Natya Sanjibani Byomokesh Smruti Samiti at Annapurna Theatre, Puri. As part of this celebration, a tribute meeting was held in his memory. The meeting was chaired by Odisha Sahiyta Academy President Dr. Harihar Mishra. Veteran actor Dr. Suresh Mishra along with senior advocate Sri Umaballav Mohapatra graced ...

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Public Health and Modern Biology Research will be promoted. MoU signed between F M University and ICMR-RMRC

Bhubaneswar:30/12/21; Recent CORONA pandemic has made life difficult for people around the world. Therefore cutting edge research in the area of modern biology is the need of the hour and Public Health education is extremely important for a better and healthy life said Professor Dinabandhu Sahoo, Vice-Chancellor of Fakir Mohan University while signing an MoU between Fakir Mohan University, Balasore, and ...

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Colonel Punyabachi Mohanty has made many proud Awarded Yudh Seva Medal

Soro(Balasore):29/1/21: Following in the footsteps of his father, Commanding Officer of the Indian Army’s 9 Para (Special Forces) – Colonel Punyabachi Mohanty has made many proud because of the acknowledgment he has received in the form of military decorations. On this Republic Day, Col Mohanty was awarded the Yudh Seva Medal for his gallantry and distinguished service. The Army officer ...

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