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Governor of Odisha contributed Rs 20 lakhs to Chief Ministers Relief Fund

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Bhubaneswar:5/5/21: Governor of Odisha, Ganeshi Lal today contributed Rs 20 lakhs to Chief Ministers Relief Fund (CMRF) from his discretionary grant and has appealed people to contribute generously towards CMRF to support Government’s efforts in our fight against Covid-19 pandemic. This was informed by the office of the Governor through micro-blogging site Twitter. “ Hon’ble Governor contributed ₹20 lakhs to ...

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Mo Bus service between Bhubaneswar Airport and Railway Station will continue during the lockdown

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Bhubaneswar:5/5/21: Mo Bus service between Bhubaneswar Airport and Railway Station will continue during the lockdown. The Capital Region Urban Transport (CRUT) has declared it in order to bridge the two important places amid lockdown. However, the bus will carry passengers, abiding by the Corona protocols. Accordingly, limited number of buses will roll on at this time. The Airport and the Railway ...

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Bhubaneswar reported 1079 new Covid-19 cases during the last 24 hours

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Bhubaneswar: 5/5/21: Bhubaneswar reported 1079 new Covid-19 cases during the last 24 hours, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) said on Wednesday. While 128 were quarantine cases, 946 were local contacts. As many as 599 patients recovered during this period. The city has now 9419 active cases. The total cases reached at 49,330 with detection of the fresh cases. The city has ...

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Odisha Government announced Unitary University status for Khallikote Autonomous College

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Berhampur: 5/5/21 Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today announced  Unitary University status for Khallikote Autonomous College here. “Khallikote Autonomous college is one of the oldest and famous colleges of the state having a rich academic tradition. Many of its alumni have established themselves in various fields,” CM said while according to the status of the educational institution. He further said ...

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COVID-19 vaccination slots in Bhubaneswar for 18-44 age group opened for online booking

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Bhubaneswar:5/5/21: COVID-19 vaccination slots in Bhubaneswar for 18-44 age group will be opened today for online booking, informed Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC). The slots will be opened from 1 PM onwards for 26 COVID Vaccination Centres in the city. Slots will be available from 10.5.2021 to 19.5.2021 except 16.5.2021 (Sunday). Every day, 6400 slots will be available for booking, the ...

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Cabinet approves allocation of additional foodgrain to NFSA Beneficiaries under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana (Phase III) for another period of two months

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Newdelhi:5/5/21:The Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has given its ex-post facto approval to the following: Allocation of additional foodgrain under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana Phase III- for another period of 2 months e. May to June 2021 @ 5 kg per person per month free of cost for about 79.88 Crore beneficiaries covered under NFSA ...

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ECI decides to defer bye-elections of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies in various States/UT

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Newedelhi:5/5/21:There are notified three vacancies in Parliamentary Constituencies namely Dadra & Nagar Haveli, 28-Khandwa (Madhya Pradesh) & 2-Mandi (Himachal Pradesh) and eight vacancies in Assembly Constituencies namely 01-Kalka and 46-Ellenabad in Haryana, 155-Vallabhnagar in Rajasthan, 33-Sindgi in Karnataka, 47-Rajabala and 13-Mawryngkneng (ST) in Meghalaya, 08-Fatehpur in Himachal Pradesh and 124-Badvel (SC) in Andhra Pradesh. There are few more vacancies of seats ...

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Mamata Banerjee sworn-in as CM of West Bengal for 3rd consecutive term

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Kolkota:5/5/21:In West Bengal, TMC chief Mamata Banerjee was sworn-in as the Chief Minister of the state for the third consecutive term today. Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar administered her oath of office and secrecy at a simple ceremony held at the Raj Bhavan in Kolkata. The swearing-in of the newly elected MLAs will be held in the Assembly house in two phases tomorrow and ...

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Odisha has so far sent 281 tankers/containers carrying 5,125.412 MT medical oxygen to 10 states

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Bhubaneswar:4/5/11: Odisha has so far sent 281 tankers/containers carrying 5,125.412 MT medical oxygen to 10 states for the treatment of critical COVID 19 patients, official sources said on Tuesday. The medical oxygen has been escorted from Rourkela, Jajpur, Dhenkanal, and Angul districts by Odisha Police and more are being sent, said ADGP (Law and Order), Y K Jethwa, who has ...

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Odisha Chief Minister announced International Literary Award in memory of eminent litterateur Manoj Das

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Bhubaneswar: 4/5/21: Odisha  Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today announced International Literary Award in memory of eminent litterateur Manoj Das who passed away on April 27. Patnaik also announced to set up a library and museum at the birth place of Das. He said that the award carrying cash of Rs 10 lakh will be presented to Odia writers for creative ...

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