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With 53 fresh Covid cases in Cuttack total cases tally at 14,540

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Cuttack,:25/10/20: As many 53 persons in Cuttack city have tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours. This was informed by the Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) on Twitter. According to the CMC, 14 cases were reported from institutional quarantine cases, while 13 cases were reported from home quarantine. Besides, 26 local contact cases were detected in the city in the ...

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Odisha Lokayukta has issued a notice to six persons including a legislator of the ruling-BJD

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Bhubaneswar:22/10/20: The Odisha Lokayukta has issued a notice to six persons including a legislator of the ruling-BJD in connection with a complaint filed by an RTI activist wherein serious allegations have been made regarding the destruction of irrigation embankment from Gokarneswar to Budhalinga Majhipada road in Jajpur district during floods that led to the inundation of thousands of acres of ...

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Odisha Man Tries To Buy Vehicle With Fake Currency

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Nayagarh:20/10/20: A youth walked into a two-wheeler showroom in Odisha’s Nayagarh and tried to buy a sports bike with counterfeit notes. However, he was arrested for the unlawful act. The 42-year-old youth identified as Dibyaranjan Hota, a resident of Kasko under Khandapada police limits, inspected the entry-level sports bikes in a showroom at Durgaprasad. After inquiring about the features, the youth ...

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Orissa High Court gave a green signal to nine puja committees in Cuttack idols taller than 4 feet

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Cuttack:19/10/20: The Orissa High Court (HC) today gave a green signal to nine puja committees in Cuttack that have constructed Durga idols taller than 4 feet stipulated by the State Government as part of the guidelines for the upcoming festival. The HC gave its approval while responding to the Advocate General’s status report on puja committees that have constructed taller idols ...

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Odisha Chief reviewed the progress of beautification work being undertaken in the pilgrim city

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Puri:17/10/20 Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik here on Saturday reviewed the progress of beautification work being undertaken in the pilgrim city under the Heritage Corridor Project. Patnaik is scheduled to hold a review meeting with the senior officials in this regard after going around the temple premises. Adequate arrangements for the Chief Minister’s visit has been made by the district administration. ...

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Property worth lakhs were reduced to ashes after a major fire broke out at Mangalpur village

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Dhenkanal: 17/10/20: Property worth lakhs were reduced to ashes after a major fire broke out at Mangalpur village under Sadar block here on Saturday. While the exact reason behind the fire is yet to ascertained, sources said as many as five houses have been gutted in the mishap. Informed about the incident, fire tenders rushed to the spot to douse ...

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Congress & BJD Candidates File Nomination for the upcoming by-poll to the Balasore Sadar

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Balasore:15/10/20″: Congress and BJD candidates today filed nomination for the upcoming by-poll to the Balasore Sadar assembly constituency in Odisha. Congress nominee Mamata Kundu filed her nomination paper in the presence of the Returning Officer. Senior Congress leaders Navajyoti Patnaik and Sudarshan Das were also present on the occasion. Similarly, BJD candidate Swarup Kumar Das filed nomination paper in the ...

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No risk of major floods in the state due to rain caused by the depression

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Bhubaneswar:14/10/20:: There is no risk of major floods in the state due to rain caused by the depression, said Special Relief Commissioner (SRC), Pradeep Jena, today. He said that heavy rains lashed Ganjam and Gajapati for the last two days due to the deep depression over the Bay of Bengal. More than 300 mm of rain has been reported in ...

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Maa Biraja Ratha Jatra From Oct 17, Servitors To Undergo Covid Test

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Jajpur:12/10/20: Servitors who will be engaged in ensuing Ratha Jatra of Goddess Maa Biraja in Jajpur district will undergo the Covid test mandatorily. A decision in this regard was taken during a meeting under the chairmanship of Jajpur District Collector Chakravarti Singh Rathore today. Rathore asked officials to prepare a list of servitors by Tuesday noon. Along with the servitors, police ...

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BJD announced its candidates for the forthcoming bye-elections to Balasore and Tirtol

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Bhubaneswar: 12/10/20: The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) today announced its candidates for the forthcoming bye-elections to Balasore and Tirtol Assembly seats. The party nominated Swarup Kumar Das for Balasore Assembly Constituency and Bijaya Shankar Das for Tirtol bypoll. Yesterday, the BJP had announced its candidates – Manas Kumar Dutta and Raj Kishore Behera for the bypolls. The bye-election to Balasore and ...

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