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Heavy Security Deployed For 4th Phase Panchayat Election

Bhubaneswar: Following incidents of violence in the first three phases of Panchayat polls, the Odisha police have tightened the security for the fourth phase to be held on Tuesday, officials said on Monday. The police have deployed 257 platoons of force and 1,473 mobile patrolling parties along with district police officials for the four-phase polls while 240 platoons of force, ...

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Director General of Archeological Survey of India Reviews Shree Mandira Parikrama Project

Puri:21/2/22: Director General of Archeological Survey of India (ASI) V. Vidyavati, who is on a two-day visit to Odisha to check progress of various works being carried out by the ASI, today reviewed the Shree Mandira Parikrama Project in Puri Srimandir. The ASI DG discussed with senior officials about the master plan of the heritage corridor project. SJTA chief administrator Krishan Kumar, ...

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Tata Steel Meramandali organised safety meet ‘SUMILAN’ for vendor partners

Meramandali:17/2/22: Tata Steel Meramandali (TSM) has organised a safety communication meet ‘SUMILAN’ for its vendor partners in its plant premises located at Narendrapur in Dhenkanal district, where its senior leadership team interacted with contractors and their employees on different aspects of safety. Subodh Pandey, Vice President, Operations, Tata Steel Meramandali graced the occasion as Chief Guest. Among others Neeraj Kumar Sinha, ...

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Odisha Panchayat Polls: Over 60% Voter Turnout Recorded

Bhubaneswar:16/2/22:The first phase voting for the three-tier Panchayat elections in Odisha concluded on Wednesday with a voter turnout of over 60 percent recorded till 1 pm, the office of the State Selection Commission (SEC) said. The casting of votes which started at 7 am as per schedule completed at 1 pm. Voters were seen standing in long queues in front ...

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Ministry of Home is all set to provide Blue Book Security to the President during his Odisha visit

Puri:15/2/22: The security arrangements across Odisha have been beefed up ahead of President Ram Nath Kovind’s visit to Puri on February 19. At the same time, the Ministry of Home is all set to provide Blue Book Security to the President during his Odisha visit. According to Odisha Police headquarters, as many as 40 platoons of the police force will ...

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Tata Steel Kalinganagar (TSK) launched a three-day safety campaign namely ‘Ghar Se Ghar Tak’

Kalinganagar:15/2/22; With an objective to inculcate safety culture among its contract employees and their family members, Tata Steel Kalinganagar (TSK) launched a three-day safety campaign namely ‘Ghar Se Ghar Tak’ at Auditorium, Capability Development Training Centre, TSK on Tuesday. The initiative was launched by Mr. Rajiv Kumar, Vice President (Operations), TSK in the presence of Mr. R S Mishra, Chief Safety, ...

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Adani Dhamra Port organises Farmers Exposure visit on Livestock Development Program

Dhamra, 14.02.2022: With an objective to increase the cattle breed improvement & providing modern livestock management practices in Dhamra Port Company Limited (DPCL) periphery villages, Adani Foundation, the CSR arm of DPCL jointly with BAIF had organized a day-long Farmer’s training-cum- Exposure visit on 11th February 2022 to ‘Go Green Dairy Farm located at Angargadiya, Pruthunathpur, Kuradiha, Badasahi, Baripada, Mayurbhanj. ...

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Devotees are not required to carry double-dose vaccination certificate to visit Shree Jagannatha Temple

Puri:14/2/22: Easing restrictions for devotees to pay obeisance to deities at the Shree Jagannatha Temple in Puri, the Shree Jagannatha Temple Administration (SJTA) today said final vaccination certificate is not mandatory for visit to the 12th-century shrine. SJTA Chief Administrator Krishan Kumar informed that devotees are not required to carry a double-dose vaccination certificate to visit the temple from February ...

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27 COVID-19 positive cases were reported on 13 February in Cuttack

Cuttack:13/2/22: As many as 27 COVID-19 positive cases were reported today in Cuttack City, the Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) informed. As per the CMC, of the 27 COVID-19 positive cases detected in the city, 3 are from Institutional Quarantine, 14 are from Home Quarantine and 10 are Local Contact Cases. “Another 89 recoveries have been reported recently,” the CMC said. The ...

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Villagers Hold Written Test Of Sarpanch Candidates

Sundargarh12/2/22:: Malupada village under Kutra panchayat in Odisha’s Sundargarh district witnessed a highly unusual and most probably a first-of-its-kind incident as the locals held a written test of sarpanch candidates ahead of the panchayat polls in the state. While eight out of the nine candidates appeared for the test, three of them cleared according to reports, the candidates were campaigning in ...

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