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Rourkela celebrates FIH Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar – Rourkela Trophy

Rourkela:12/1/23: The FIH Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar – Rourkela Trophy Tour in Rourkela was a vibrant and exciting event that featured a variety of cultural performances and activities.The tour began with an Alati at Vedvyas Temple, followed by tribal dance at Vedvyas Chowk. The trophy received warm welcome from people of various sections including the Bengali community at Dandiapalli. ...

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Preparation for the opening ceremony of FIH Men’s Hockey World Cup-2023 at Barabati Stadium has reached its last phase

Cuttack:9/1/23: Preparation for the opening ceremony of FIH Men’s Hockey World Cup-2023 at Barabati Stadium here has reached its last phase.5T Secretary VK Pandian and Sports and Youth Services department Commissioner-cum-Secretary R. Vineel Krishna today visited Barabati Stadium and reviewed the preparation. Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) president Pranab Prakash Das, Choudwar-Cuttack MLA Souvic Biswal, Banki MLA Devi Ranjan Tripathy, Mayor ...

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‘Nutrition at Doorsteps’ initiative of the Agriculture and Farmers’ Empowerment department of Odisha launched

Malkangiri:7/1/23: The ‘Nutrition at Doorsteps’ initiative of the Agriculture and Farmers’ Empowerment department of Odisha, was launched by Minister Ranendra Pratap Swain from Jantapai village in Chitrakonda block of Malkangiri district on Saturday.Nabarangpur MP Ramesh Chandra Majhi, Agriculture Department’s Principal Secretary Dr Arabinda Kumar Padhee, Agriculture & Food Production Director Prem Chandra Chaudhary, Horticulture Director Rohit Kumar Lenka, among others ...

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Steel City of Rourkela has joined the aviation map of Odisha with the launch of the commercial flight operations

Bhubaneswar:7/2/22:The Steel City of Rourkela has finally joined the aviation map of Odisha with the launch of the much-awaited commercial flight operations on Saturday. Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia inaugurated the first direct flight to Rourkela from Bhubaneswar through video conferencing. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan and MP Aparajita Sarangi flagged off the service. Rourkela, which is ...

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Capital Region Urban Transport (CRUT) has launched its ‘Mo Bus’ service in Rourkela city

Rourkela: 5/1/23:The Capital Region Urban Transport (CRUT) has launched its ‘Mo Bus’ service in Rourkela city ahead of the FIH Men’s Hockey World Cup-2023. The Mo Bus service in Rourkela was launched by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik during his visit to Steel City today. The CRUT has been providing Mo Bus service in the capital region of Odisha including Bhubaneswar, ...

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Odisha  Chief Minister dedicated the Birsa Munda Hockey Stadium to the public in Rourkela

Rourkela:5/1/23: Odisha  Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today dedicated the Birsa Munda Hockey Stadium, the world’s largest hockey stadium, to the public in Rourkela. A golden chapter was added to the history of world sports. Dedicating the world’s largest stadium equipped with state-of-the-art facilities, the Chief Minister invited all to participate in the grand celebration of the Hockey World Cup 2023. ...

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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurated the Government Medical College and Hospital at Sundargarh

Bhubaneswar: 5/1/23: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurated the Government Medical College and Hospital at Sundargarh on Thursday. He interacted with the 1st batch of UG students of the Medical College and wished them all success for their future. He also advised them to abide by the 5T principles and render dedicated service to the patients of the State. The ...

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Last queen of Jeypore estate Maharani Rama Kumari Devi Passed away

Jeypore:2/1/23: Maharani Rama Kumari Devi, the last queen of Jeypore estate in Odisha’s Koraput district, passed away at her Moti Mahal Palace late on Sunday night. The queen was 90. She died due to age-related complications, family sources said. Maharani Rama Kumari Devi is survived by her grandsons. She will be cremated as per royal procedure today. According to reports, ...

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Balasore MP Pratap Sarangi has been admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) of Fakir Mohan Medical College and Hospital

Balasore:2/1/23: Balasore MP Pratap Sarangi has been admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) of Fakir Mohan Medical College and Hospital here with pneumonia.Sarangi has been suffering from high fever for last one week. He was admitted to the hospital after he complained of chest pain and breathing complications, sources said.“The Balsore MP was found suffering from pneumonia during check-up. ...

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On the auspicious occasion of Samba Dasami Sun God’s car festival was celebrated at Konark

Konark:1/1/23:On the auspicious occasion of Samba Dasami (the 10th day of the Shukla Paksha of Pausa month of Odia almanac), age old tradition of Sun God’s car festival was celebrated at Konark in Puri. Konark is famous for Sun Temple, dedicated to Hindu Sun God. Here car festival is celebrated on Samba dasami. The Chariot is pulled from Ananta Abadhuta ...

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