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Bhubaneswar reported 811 new Covid-19 cases during the last 24 hours

Bhubaneswar:31/5/21; Bhubaneswar reported 811 new Covid-19 cases during the last 24 hours, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) said on Monday. According to Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC), 168 of the fresh infections are from quarantine and 643 local contacts. Among them are 16 children in the age group between 1 and 10. Maximum cases have been reported from Patia (58), followed ...

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Daily Positivity Rate at 9.07% continues the streak of less than 10% positivity

Newdelhi:31/5/21;As part of continued decline in the daily new cases, India has reported lowest Daily New Cases in last 50 days with 1.52 Lakh cases. The country has recorded less than 2 lakh Daily New Cases for 4 continuous days now. 1,52,734 Daily New Cases were registered in the last 24 hours. India has been witnessing a continuous fall in the active caseload. The Active Caseload ...

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Accounts of the Union Government of India (Provisional/Unaudited) for the Financial Year 2020-21

New Delhi;31/5/21; The Accounts of the Union Government of India (Provisional/Unaudited) for the Financial Year 2020-21 has been consolidated and reports published. The highlights are given below:- The Government of India has received Rs. 16,89,720 crore (105.50% of corresponding RE 20-21 of Total Receipts) during 2020-21 comprising Rs 14,24,035 crore Tax Revenue (Net to Centre), Rs. 2,08,059 crore of Non ...

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United Nations praises Odisha CM Naveen for disaster management

Bhubaneswar: 30/5/21; Naveen Patnaik-led government in Odisha is winning praise from several quarters, including the United Nations (UN) and national media for its disaster management. According to a report of the Times of India, the UN has praised the Chief Minister for his well-resourced disaster management authority that saves live during natural calamities. “Odisha’s example gives important lessons on strengthening ...

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Auromira Entertainment prepares UN backed first music video ‘Prithvi Manthan’ on pollution and environment

Bhubaneswar: 30/5/21:Auromira Entertainment, the production house behind the wildly popular viral music video ‘Aigiri Nandini’ has collaborated with Veteran Singer Susmita Das to release an epic thriller and action song titled ‘Prithvi Manthan’. This music video based on Shiva Tandava Strotam and Sagar Manthan (Churning of the Sea). Siddhanta Das, former Director-General of Forest, Government of India, and husband of ...

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Veteran pala (folk) singer Prahallad Sahoo passed away

Sarua:30/5/21: Veteran pala (folk) singer Prahallad Sahoo passed away on Sunday. He was 86. Gayak Samrat Sahoo breathed his last at his residence at Sarua in Khorda district. He was suffering from age-related ailments since the past few months. His last rites were performed at his native place amid Covid-19 restrictions. He was survived by his four sons and two ...

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Odisha government extended the State-wide lockdown till June 17

Bhubaneswar:30/5/21: In a major move, the Odisha government on Sunday extended the State-wide lockdown till June 17 in view of the prevailing pandemic situation. The 16-day extension of the curbs will come into effect immediately. Chief Secretary Suresh Mohapatra made the announcement saying that the lockdown 2.0 in the wake of the second wave of the pandemic which was scheduled to ...

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A cargo aircraft from China carrying oxygen cylinders landed at the Biju Patnaik International Airport

Bhubaneswar30/5/21:: A cargo aircraft from China carrying oxygen cylinders landed at the Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPIA) in Odisha capital, today. Informing about it, Western Odisha Development Council (WODC) Chairman Asit Tripathy said the incident is first-of-its-kind for the country. Describing it as a step ahead in oxygen security, Tripathy said Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has directed that no patient ...

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BJP not to hold celebratory event to mark 7th Anniversary of Narendra Modi Govt

Newdelhi:30/5/21; In view of the COVID-19 pandemic, BJP will not hold any celebratory event to mark the 7th Anniversary of Narendra Modi Government today. Party leaders and workers will organise Corona awareness and relief campaign in one lakh villages across the country to mark the day under the ‘Sewa Hi Sangathan’ 2.0 Campaign. BJP has assigned work to its leaders ...

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Centre liberalises insurance compensation schemes under ESIC, EPFO

Newdelhi:30/5/21; Centre has enhanced and liberalised the insurance compensation schemes under Employees State Insurance Corporation and Employees Provident Fund Organization with a view to mitigate the financial difficulties faced due to the death of a single earning member in the family. The decision on the relief measures was taken by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in an important meeting held in New Delhi ...

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