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Meteorological Centre, Bhubaneswar has issued a Yellow warning to seven districts in the state

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Bhubaneswar22/4/21: The Meteorological Centre, Bhubaneswar has issued a Yellow warning to seven districts in the state. The warning has been sounded on Balasore, Keonjhar, Mayurbhanjh, Nabarangpur, Ganjam, Gajapati, Koraput till 10.30 pm. “Light Thunderstorm with Lightning and Light to moderate rain likely to affect some parts of districts of Balasore, Keonjhar, Mayurbhanjh, Nabarangpur, Ganjam, Gajapati, Koraput within next three hours.” ...

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Special Jail Bhubaneswar gets ISO-9001 certificate

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Bhubaneswar:22/4/21: Minister of State for Home, Dibya Shankar Mishra today handed over ISO -9001 certificate to the Superintendent, Special Jail, Bhubaneswar awarded by the auditing agency Threat SYS Technologies Pvt. Ltd. The ISO certificate has been issued to Special Jail, Bhubaneswar for maintaining excellence in skill development, stress management for the prisoners, occupational abilities of prisoners, food processing units, and ...

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PM Narendra Modi chaired a high-level meeting to review the oxygen supply across the country

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Newdelhi:22/4/21:PM Narendra Modi chaired a high-level meeting to review the oxygen supply across the country and discuss ways and means to boost its availability. The officials briefed him on the efforts undertaken in the last few weeks to improve the supply of oxygen. PM spoke about the need to work rapidly on multiple aspects: increasing production of oxygen, increasing the ...

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An Optimised Oxygen Administering Device amidst the Nationwide Oxygen Shortage

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Newdelhi:22/4/21:The entire nation is undergoing an unprecedented pandemic situation of COVID-19. Oxygen therapy is recommended for severe illnesses caused by Coronavirus. There is a massive short supply of Medical grade oxygen across the country. To meet the oxygen demand and minimize the supply chain problem of transportation and storage risks related to oxygen cylinders, CSIR-CMERI has developed ‘Oxygen Enrichment’ technology ...

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Polling held in 14,480 Polling Stations spread across 43 ACs in Phase VI WB Elections

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Westbengal:22/4/21:Polling was today conducted peacefully in14,480Polling Stations spread across 43 Assembly Constituencies, in the sixth phase of elections in the State of West Bengal. Voters set an example of Covid appropriate behaviour following due protocols of sanitization and social distancing. Voter Turnout of 79.09% was reported by 5 PM for Phase VI of elections today. Further to instructions issued on 16th April 2021, ECI ...

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State Governments are free to procure COVID vaccine doses from the vaccine manufacturers

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Newdelhi:22/4/21:There have been some media reports suggesting that Serum Institute of India (SII) has contracted all its production till 25th May 2021 to the Centre, and therefore till that date the State governments will not be able to procure vaccine from SII. These media reports are based on incorrect facts and are without any basis. In order to expand and ...

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Odisha Makes 14-Day Quarantine Mandatory For People Travelling From Bengal

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Bhubaneswar22/4/21:: With the detection of the triple mutant variant of COVID-19 in West Bengal, the Odisha government on Thursday made it mandatory for people coming from the neighbouring state either by road or air to undergo 14-day institutional or paid quarantine. “Passengers from West Bengal without COVID negative report or 2-dose vaccination certificate will be sent to institutional quarantine/paid quarantine centres. Air ...

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Odisha witnessed an all-time record in the new Covid-19 cases by crossing 6,000 marks

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Bhubaneswar:22/4/21; Odisha witnessed an all-time record in the new Covid-19 cases by crossing 6,000 marks, around 30 percent jump in only last 24 hours. The daily fresh cases which had remained below 5,000 yesterday have jumped to 6164 on Thursday, pushing the cumulative tally to 388479 in the State, official sources said. While 3575 cases have been detected from quarantine, 2589 ...

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Veteran Film editor of Odisha film industry Ravi Shankar Pattnaik passed away

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Bhubaneswar:22/4/21: Eminent Odia film editor and Jayadev Award recipient Ravi  Shankar Pattnaik passed away at a private hospital in Bhubaneswar on Thursday. Patnaik was admitted to the private hospital a couple of days back in a critical condition. He breathed his last today morning. His demise has cast a shadow on the Odia film industry. Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik also ...

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Bhubaneswar registered as many as 476 new COVID-19 cases as the tally in the city reached 37204

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Bhubaneswar: 21/4/21:Odisha capital Bhubaneswar registered as many as 476 new COVID-19 cases as the tally in the city reached 37204. Out of the 476 cases, 88 are quarantine cases while 388 are local contact cases.With this, the number of active COVID-19 cases in Bhubaneswar surged to 3585.Below are details of the fresh cases:

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