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Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita Sarangi submitted An ‘Annual Report Card’ before the people of the constituency

Bhubaneswar:22/6/21:An ‘Annual Report Card’ of Bhubaneswar BJP MP Aparajita Sarangi was submitted by her before the people of the constituency on Monday. The report pertains to her 2nd year as a Parliamentarian (May 23, 2020, to May 22, 2021). She is the first MP who has started the practice of submitting her report card before her constituents. Notably, during the ...

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“Vaccine availability will not be an issue, 20 – 22 crore doses next month”

Member (Health), NITI Aayog, Dr. V. K. Paul has informed that India has administered nearly 81 lakh vaccine doses, on the first day when the Revised Guidelines for COVID Vaccination came into force. A Sign of India’s ability to Vaccinate at Scale Speaking to DD News, he said that the day one vaccination figures demonstrate India’s ability to carry out ...

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Why do new waves happen?

“There are countries where even the second wave has not occurred. If we do what is required and do not indulge in irresponsible behaviour, then an outbreak should not occur. This is a simple epidemiological principle.” Dr V.K. Paul, Member (Health), NITI Aayog was explaining the reasons behind the emergence of new pandemic waves and how it can be controlled or even ...

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North-Eastern Region would lead the India’s growth story in the post-Covid-19 world

Newdelhi:22/6/21:Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr. Jitendra Singh today said that Northeast will lead post-COVID India’s growth story. He said, the North Eastern Region is fast emerging as a role model in many spheres including the COVID management, and added that in the post-COVID ...

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India and Fiji sign MoU for cooperation in the field of agriculture and allied sectors

Newdelhi:22/6/21:Union Minister for Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Shri Narendra Singh Tomar and Fiji’s Minister of Agriculture, Waterways & Environment, Dr. Mahendra Reddy signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for cooperation in the field of Agriculture and allied sectors between India and Fiji in a virtual meeting held today. On this occasion, Shri Tomar said that India believes in the spirit ...

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PM to interact with participants of Toycathon-2021 on 24th June

New Delhi;22/6/21:Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will interact with participants of Toycathon-2021 on 24th June at 11 AM via video conferencing. Toycathon 2021 was jointly launched by the Ministry of Education, WCD Ministry, MSME Ministry, DPIIT, Textile Ministry, I&B Ministry, and AICTE on 5th January 2021 to crowd-source innovative toys and games ideas. Around 1.2 lakh participants from across India ...

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Performance of Odisha in achieving the sustainable development goals has increased by ten score points

Bhubaneswar: 21/6/21:The performance of Odisha in achieving the sustainable development goals (SDGs) has increased by ten score points in the year 2020 over the year 2019. This was revealed during a consultation meeting of the State Government with NITI Aayog Advisory Team on SDG Index India 2020-21 held under the Chairmanship of Chief Secretary Suresh Chandra Mahapatra today. The presentation of ...

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Odisha crossed a major landmark of administering 1 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses

Bhubaneswar:21/6/21: Odisha today crossed a major landmark of administering 1 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses. So far,  1,00,06,067 doses have been given to people in the state, as per the data available on CoWIN portal. While 63,62,201 people in the state have received first dose and 18,21,933 been fully vaccinated against the virus.  So far, 20,64,833  people in the age group ...

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Sprinter Dutee Chand set the national record in women’s 100 metre sprint event

Patiala:21/6/21: Ace Sprinter Dutee Chand set the national record in women’s 100-metre sprint event. At the Indian Grand Prix-IV organized by the Athletics Federation of India in Patiala of Punjab, Chand registered the national record in the 100 metre sprint by clocking 11.17seconds. However, the female Ace Sprinter from Odisha could not achieve the Olympic qualification time of 11.15 seconds. She ...

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Paradip Port Trust celebrates International Day of Yoga

Paradip:21/6/21:Paradip Port Trust observed the 7th International Day of Yoga virtually today with great enthusiasm. Shri A.K. Bose, Dy. Chairman, PPT inaugurated the event by lighting the lamp in presence of Shri T.K. Hazra Choudhary, Sr. Dy. Secretary, PPT, Shri S.K. Sethi, Honorary Secretary of the Paradip Centre of Art of Living and Shri Tapas Ranjan Pati, experienced faculty of the Art of Living. As the entire ...

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