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BJPcandidate Ashrit Pattanayak filed his nomination for the upcoming bypoll to Pipili

Puri:26/3/21: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate Ashrit Pattanayak today filed his nomination for the upcoming bypoll to Pipili Assembly Constituency in Odisha. Accompanied by his supporters adhering to COVID-19 rules, Pattanayak reached the Additional District Magistrate (ADM) Office in Puri and filed his nomination papers for the bye-election scheduled on April 17. Yesterday, the BJP had announced him as the party ...

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Odisha cadre IAS officer Saurabh Garg will serve as CEO of Unique Identification Authority of India

Bhubaneswar:26/3/21: Odisha cadre IAS officer Saurabh Garg, currently serves as Principal Secretary of Department of Agriculture and Farmers’ Empowerment, has been sent on central deputation. The 1991-batch officer will serve as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), in the rank and pay of Additional Secretary. Besides, Odisha cadre IAS officer Santosh Kumar Sarangi, Additional Secretary of ...

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Odisha Government issued guidelines for observance of Utkala Dibasa

Bhubaneswar:26/3/21: The Odisha Government today issued guidelines for observance of Utkala Dibasa and related activities on April 1, in view of the COVID-19 resurgence in the state. Below are the guidelines issued by the state government: a) Large congregation for celebration of Utkala Dibasa and associated cultural programmes shall not be allowed throughout the state. b) The official meeting/celebration of ...

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‘MoBus’ service, won the 6th Smart Cities India Awards 2021

Bhubaneswar:26/3/21: Adding another feather to its cap, the Capital Region Urban Transport (CRUT), the Odisha government’s special purpose vehicle that runs ‘MoBus’ service, won the 6th Smart Cities India Awards 2021 in the ‘Smart SPV/Municipal Corporation’ category. On behalf of CRUT, Dipti Mahapatro, General Manager, received the award at Pragati Maidan in Delhi at the event organised by the India Trade ...

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BJD announced Rudra Pratap Maharathy as the party’s candidate for upcoming bypoll in Pipili

Bhubaneswar:26/3/21: The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) President Naveen Patnaik today announced Rudra Pratap Maharathy as the party’s candidate for upcoming by-poll to Pipili Assembly Constituency. Rudra Pratap Maharathy is the son of late Pradeep Maharathy. “Shri Rudra Pratap Maharthay, son of late Pradeep Maharathy, is the candidate of Biju Janata Dal for Pipili bypoll,” Patnaik announced at his residence in Bhubaneswar. ...

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America & its allies to hold Beijing accountable on Taiwan, South China Sea and other issues: Joe Biden

Washington:26/3/21: United States President Joe Biden disclosed he had made it clear to China that the US is not looking for confrontation, although there will be steep competition. Biden said he had a two-hour conversation with Chinese president Xi Jinping after he assumed office and asserted that China must play by the international rules and honour fair competition. He repeated ...

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Bangladesh on a two-day visit

Dhaka:26/3/21:Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here on Friday on a two-day visit to Bangladesh during which he will attend the celebrations of the golden jubilee of the country’s independence, the birth centenary of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and hold talks with his counterpart Sheikh Hasina. Modi, who is visiting Bangladesh on his first trip to a foreign country since the ...

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First phase of assembly elections to be held in Assam, West Bengal tomorrow

Newdelhi:26/3/21:Campaigning for the first phase of polls in Assam concluded last evening and Voting will be held tomorrow for 47 assembly constituencies. People will exercise their right to franchise in more than eleven thousand five hundred and thirty polling booths spread across the State. As the intense election campaigning has subsided from last evening, now all turned to the voters ...

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JEE Main-2021 (March Session) have been :Debasish Panda has emerged as topper in Odisha.

Bhubaneswar:25/3/21: Results of JEE Main-2021 (March Session) have been announced by the National Testing Agency (NTA). Debasish Panda has emerged as topper in Odisha. Debasish, a student of ODM Public school, scored 99.959166 % to top the list in the state. As many as 13 candidates have scored 100 per cent marks in the entrance test.As many as 13 candidates ...

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Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) has called for a ‘Bharat Bandh’ on March 26

New Delhi: 25/3/21:The Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) has called for a ‘Bharat Bandh’ on March 26, when their agitation against the three Central farm laws will complete four months on the borders of the national capital. The agitators have sought the cooperation of citizens of the country in making the bandh a complete success. The bandh will be observed from ...

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