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Booking for driving licence test to begin from June 21 in 17 districts

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Bhubaneswar:17/6/21:The State Transport Authority (STA) today allowed driving licence and vehicle-related services in 17 categories A districts as per lockdown order. Booking for driving license test will be available from 11 am on June 21. The districts are Sundargarh, Jharsuguda, Bargarh, Sambalpur, Deogarh, Kalahandi, Balangir, Nuapada, Subarnapur, Ganjam, Gajapati, Kandhamal, Boudh, Koraput, Nabarangpur, Malkangiri and Rayagada. Earlier on Wednesday Odisha’s ...

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Team of the Airport Authority of India is on a visit to survey feasibility of proposed Shree Jagannath International Airport

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Puri:17/6/21:Athree-member team of the Airport Authority of India (AAI) began a survey to identify the place for the proposed international airport in the pilgrim town on Thursday. According to the source, the AAI officials along with the Collector, Puri visited Marine Drive Road and Girala Sipasaru Bali areas which have been proposed for the setting up of the Sri Jagannath ...

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Managing Director of Satya Sai Engineering College Dr.Benu Madhab Panda passed away

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Balasore:!7/6/21: Managing Director of Satya Sai Engineering College, Balasore, and youth leader Dr.Benu Madhab Panda passed away while undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Hyderabad on Wednesday. At the age of 38. Panda is survived by his wife and little son, Dr.Benumadhab Panda was born on 14th, May 1983. Mr. Panda was an ambitious  MBA alumnus of  SAI  PRASANTI  NILAYAM UNIVERSITY, ...

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Minister of State for Energy took a review of the progress of work in Yaas affected areas of Balasore

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Bhubaneswar:16/6/21:: Minister of State for Energy, Dibya Shankar Mishra took a review of the progress of work in Yaas affected areas of Balasore district. While reviewing the progress of the work, Mishra appreciated the efforts made by TP Northern Odisha Distribution Ltd (TPNODL) for quick supply restoration to all affected consumers. He congratulated the Principal Secretary, Energy, senior officers of ...

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Nine-day-long art workshop-‘Saptaranga’ held at the world heritage village-Raghurajpur concluded

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Bhubaneswar: 16/6/21:Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik rewarded Rs 10,000 to each family that took part in the 9-day-long art workshop-‘Saptaranga’ held at the world heritage village-Raghurajpur in Puri district. The Chief Minister made the announcement while participating as the chief guest in the valedictory function of the art workshop through video conferencing said an official press release. The art workshop was organised ...

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Three districts of Odisha ranked in top 20 in Performance Ranking

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Bhubaneswar: 13/6/21:    Three districts of Odisha have excelled in Aspirational Districts rankings of India by NITI Aayog & UNDP India. Nabarangpur occupied 13th Rank, Rayagada 16th Rank, and Koraput 17th Rank) in the Performance Ranking of 112 Aspirational Districts of India by NITI Aayog & UNDP based on change in net resilience from March 2018 to March 2020. The other Odisha ...

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Spurious Favipiravir Tablets Seized In Different Parts Of Odisha

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Rourkela/Bhubaneswar:12/6/21: After the seizure of a large quantity of spurious Favipiravir Tablets in Cuttack on June 10, the Drugs Inspectors of different districts seized spurious drugs in other places including Bhubaneswar on Friday. As per available information, seizures have been made in Balangir, Jharsuguda, Sambalpur, Rourkela, and Bhubaneswar on June 11. In Rourkela, the Drugs Inspectors seized counterfeit drugs from three ...

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6th Foundation Day of Odisha State Open University was observed

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Sambalpur: 11/6/21:The 6th Foundation Day of Odisha State Open University (OSOU) was observed today, the 10th June 2021 at 12.30 PM online.  Sri AsitTripathy, IAS (Retd.), former Chief Secretary to Govt of Odisha, and presently the Honorable Chairman, Western Odisha Development Council, and also the Principal Advisor to Honorable Chief Minister of Odisha attended the Celebration as the Chief Guest.  Prof E. ...

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Rath Yatra Banned At All Places In Odisha except Puri

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Bhubaneswar: 10/6/21:In the wake of the second wave of the Covid-19, Odisha government on Thursday decided to ban the much-awaited annual RathYatra festival dedicated to Lord Jagannath at all places in the State except Puri, the prime abode of the Lord. Odisha SRC and Development Commissioner Pradeep Jena made the major announcement today saying that the nine-day long sojourn of ...

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Odisha Chief Minister laid foundation stones for seven Liquid Medical Oxygen (LMO) plants

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Bhubaneswar:9/6/21:Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today laid foundation stones for seven Liquid Medical Oxygen (LMO) plants and seven Pressure Swing Adsorption (PSA) Oxygen Generation plants in seven districts of the State. In addition to these the Chief Minister inaugurated an additional health facility, dengue and diarrhoea wards, a blood classification unit at Balasore with assistance from WHO; a Centre of Excellence ...

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