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Tata Steel Mining launches Sparrow Conservation initiative “Love Sparrow” in Sukinda

Sukinda, May 24, 2022: To spread message on enhancing the population of house sparrows whose number is said to be fluctuating in recent times, Tata Steel Mining Limited (TSML) has started a conservation drive ’Love Sparrow’ at its Sukinda Chromite Mine located in Jajpur district, Odisha. Artificial nest boxes, prepared based on scientific design and field data, were distributed to ...

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First coordination meeting for the world-famous Ratha Yatra in Puri was held

Puri: 23/5/22:The first coordination meeting for the world-famous Ratha Yatra in Puri was held under the chairmanship of Central Division Revenue Divisional Commissioner Suresh Chandra Dalei on Monday. Puri MLA Jayant Sarangi, IG Police, Central Range, Narasingha Bhol, Secretary, Daitapati Nijog Ramkrushna Das Mohapatra and senior servitors were present. During the meeting, the DC has instructed the officials of the ...

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Cage Fish Culture in Hirakud Reservoir is a successful model and will soon augment Odisha’s freshwater fish production

Hirakud:22/5/22: Cage Fish Culture in Hirakud Reservoir is a successful model and will soon augment Odisha’s freshwater fish production, said Chief Secretary Suresh Chandra Mohapatra on Sunday. The Chief Secretary today inspected the fish farming in the cages set up in the Hirakud reservoir and held talks with the fishermen, entrepreneurs and departmental officials. Expressing satisfaction with the progress of the ...

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Odisha Chief Minister has inaugurated six high-power grid substations

Bhubaneswar21/5/22:  Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday inaugurated six high-power grid substations in Rayagada, Nabarangpur, Kalahandi, Sambalpur, Keonjhar and Khordha districts and Balangir-Kesinga 220 kV transmission line through video conferencing. A total of Rs 450 crores has been spent on the 7 power projects. Speaking on the occasion, the Chief Minister said, “Electricity is the lifeline of development… Like ...

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Snana Yatra will be held this year with public participation

Puri:19/5/22: The Snana Yatra will be held this year with public participation, according to the Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA). The decision was taken following a meeting with Daitapati Nijog servitors today. According to SJTA official, devotees will be able to have Darshan of Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra, Lord Sudarshan and Devi Subhadra, from the path below the bathing altar. Celebrated ...

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Odisha Chief Minister allocated Rs 70 crore for the development project of Chandi Mandir in Cuttack

Bhubaneswar:19/5/22: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday allocated Rs 70 crore for the development project of Chandi Mandir in Cuttack. The development of the shrine will be carried out under 5T Initiative’s Integrated Development of Heritage, Monuments and Tourist Destination programme. Today, officials of the Odisha Bridge & Construction Corporation Limited presented the plan for development of the shrine to ...

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Odisha Chief Minister has attended the Pratistha Utsav (inaugural event) of the new temple complex at Tara Tarini shrine

Ganjam: 18/5/22: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday attended the Pratistha Utsav (inaugural event) of the new temple complex at Tara Tarini shrine in Ganjam district. Describing today as an auspicious day, Patnaik sought the blessings of Maa Tara Tarini for the well being of the people of Odisha, especially the people of Ganjam. After the darshan of Maa ...

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DRDO & Indian Navy conduct successful maiden flight-test of indigenously-developed Naval Anti-Ship Missile off Odisha coast

Chandipur:18/5/22:Defense Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and Indian Navy successfully conducted maiden flight test of an indigenously-developed Naval Anti-Ship Missile launched from a Naval Helicopter from Integrated Test Range (ITR), Chandipur off the coast of Odisha on May 18, 2022. The mission met all its objectives. It is the first indigenous air-launched anti-ship missile system for the Indian Navy. The ...

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MoU was signed for ‘Establishment and Management of a 15 Bedded De-Addiction and Rehabilitation Centre

Keonjhar:17/5/22: An MoU was signed between District Social Security Office, Keonjhar and ‘Vishwa Jeevan Seva Sangha (VJSS), Khordha’ for ‘Establishment and Management of a 15 Bedded De-Addiction and Rehabilitation Centre at Keonjhar’ in presence of Collector, Keonjhar on Tuesday. Among others DSSO, Keonjhar, Member from VJSS, Khordha, member from PMU DMF and other senior officials were present. During the program Collector, ...

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Chief Secretary, 5T Secy Review Taratarini Temple Development Works

Ganjam:17/5/22: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik is scheduled to attend the inauguration ceremony of Ganjam’s famous Shakti Peetha, the Taratarini Temple on Wednesday. According to the Office of the Chief Minister (CMO), Odisha, Patnaik will attend the Pratistha Mahotsav at the famous hill-top shrine. A day before the Odisha CM’s visit, Chief Secretary Suresh Chandra Mahapatra and Secretary to CM (5T), VK Pandian reviewed ...

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