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Winter Session of Odisha Assembly began on a stormy note as Congress members resorted to a dharna at the entrances of the House

Bhubaneswar: 1/12/21:The Winter Session of Odisha Assembly today began on a stormy note as Congress members resorted to a dharna at the entrances of the House protesting against Minister of State (Home) Dibya Shankar Mishra over the murder of schoolteacher Mamita Meher in Kalahandi district.

Before commencement of the House proceedings, a group of Congress MLAs led by Mohammed Moquim and Santosh Singh Saluja sat on a dharna at two entrances of Assembly in a bid to prevent the Minister from entering the House. Shouting slogans and holding placards that read “Go back MoS (Home)” and “Give Justice to Mamita Meher”, the legislators demanded an answer from Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik over the issue.

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Ashok Palit has completed his graduation from Upendranath College Soro, Balasore and post graduation from Utkal University in Odia Language and literture.. He has also carved out a niche for himself as a scribe of eminence after joining the profession in 1988. He is also an independent media production professional. He brings loads of experience to Advanced Media, Ashok Palit as a cineaste has been active in film criticism for over three decades. As a film society activist, he soared to eminence for his profound commitment to the art film appreciation and aesthetics of cinema. His mode of discourse is often erudite but always lucid and comprehensible marked by a perfect acumen so rare in the field. A film aesthete with an immense fond of critical sensibilities, he wrote about growth and development of odia cinema in New Indian Express, The Times of India, The Hindustan Times, The Asian Age and Screen. He has been working as an Editor for Cine Samaya from 2002-2004.. He had made solid contribution on cinema in many odia Dailies and weekly such as Samaj, Prajatantra, Dharatri, Samaya, Satabadi, and weekly Samaya.

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