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Chairman National Green Tribunal Commends Remarkable Achievements Of Odisha

Bhubaneswar:27/12/21; Chairman National Green Tribunal Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel had an interactive session with State Government officers led by Chief Secretary Suresh Chandra Mahapatra in conference hall of the Odisha State Pollution Control Board (OSPCB) today, wherein Member Secretary Dr. K. Murugesan presented the current pollution scenario in the State along with the measures taken to control and mitigate the ...

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Haryana’s Nitesh Kumar doubled his gold tally as the 4th National Para-Badminton Championship

Bhubaneswar:27/12/21: Haryana’s Nitesh Kumar doubled his gold tally as the 4th National Para-Badminton Championship comes to an end. Nitesh not only won gold in Men’s SL3 category but also won the men’s double along with Tarun. The pair defeated World No 1 Pramod Bhagat and Manoj Sarkar in straight sets. The final score read 21-19, 21-11. IN SU5 Ruthick defeated ...

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 Police have arrested a shopkeeper for selling ‘manja’

Cuttack:27/12/21: Police have arrested a shopkeeper for selling ‘manja’ (finely crushed glass particles applied on the nylon thread with gum) in the Jagatpur area after the death of a youth due to this on Sunday. The accused has been identified as Sk Anwar (50) of the same area. Police have also seized huge stock of manja thread from the accused. Police ...

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Odisha first Omicron patient recovered

Cuttack: 27/12/21:A private hospital in Cuttack witnessed staff congratulating each other as the first Omicron patient of the state, recovered on Monday. The person was admitted to the Aswini Hospital in the city on December 17, the sample tested positive for COVID and subsequently for Omicron. Following a scheduled treatment of 10 days, the patient was discharged from the hospital ...

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NITI Aayog today released the fourth edition of the State Health Index for 2019–20

New Delhi27/12/21:NITI Aayog today released the fourth edition of the State Health Index for 2019–20. The report, titled “The Healthy States, Progressive India”, ranks states and Union Territories on their year-on-year incremental performance in health outcomes as well as their overall status. Round IV of the report focuses on measuring and highlighting the overall performance and incremental improvement of states ...

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Odisha Chief Minister announced a special assistance package of Rs 507 crore for the farmers affected by cyclone Jawad

Bhubaneswar:27/12/21: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today announced a special assistance package of Rs 507 crore for the farmers affected by cyclone Jawad that hit the Odisha coast earlier this month causing widespread damage to standing crops. According to the CM’s announcement, small and marginal farmers who lost 33 percent of their crops will receive Rs 6800 per hectare for ...

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99 Coal Mines placed on offer in the fourth and latest round Auction

POLICY/REFORMS AND DECISIONS  REFORMS “Colliery Control (Amendment) Rules, 2021 With the objective of scrutinizing the relevance and requirement of various compliances as well as rationalizing, reducing and simplifying the related processes to enhance ease of doing business by doing away parallel compliances, Coal Mines (Conservation and Development) Act, 1974 (CMCD) and CMCD Rules, 1975 have been repealed reducing one Act ...

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PM MITRA Parks to generate around 1 Lakh direct and 2 lakh indirect employment per park

Newdelhi:27/12/21:India has the unique advantage of the entire value chain for textile production present within the country vis-à-vis other competing nations which have to import fiber, yarn and fabric to meet their requirement for garment production. It has a large market, which is growing rapidly with affordable manpower. The domestic textile and apparel production is approx US$ 140 Bn including ...

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Engineering education in local languages and mother tongue to be an instrument of empowerment:Dharmendra Pradhan

Newdelhi:27/12/21:Engineering education in local languages and mother tongue to be an instrument of empowerment, said Union Education Minister Shri Dharmendra Pradhan at the valedictory session of the 36th India Engineering Congress (IEI) here today. Speaking on the occasion Shri Pradhan said that India has been a land of people with scientific temper & robust engineering capabilities and our civilisational history ...

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Bhubaneswar Smart City Ltd organised cyclothon termed “Greenathon”

Bhubaneswar:26/12/21: Continuing its efforts to promote Non-Motorised Transport (NMT) practices across the city, the Bhubaneswar Smart City Ltd today organised cyclothon termed “Greenathon” in which around 80 people participated defying the temperature of the chilling winter morning. IG Police and cycling enthusiast, Amitav Thakur inaugurated the event. It started from near HDFC Bank Jharpada and ended there completing a loop ...

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