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Odia Officer Chandi Prasad Mohanty is most likely to be elevated as the new vice chief of Army Staff

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Newdelhi:18/1/21: Lieutenant General Chandi Prasad Mohanty, currently serving as the General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Southern Command, is most likely to be elevated as the new vice chief of Army Staff very soon, sources said. If reports are anything to go by, Mohanty is set to become the 42nd vice chief of Indian Army and he will be the first Odia officer ...

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AKSHAYA CHANDRA RAY MEMORIAL AWARD FOR NOVEL WRITING IN ODIA

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Bhubaneswar:17/1/21: Adya  Prakashani & Pratibha Ray Foundation Trust have the proud privilege of announcing the launch of the  AKSHAYA CHANDRA RAY MEMORIAL AWARD FOR NOVEL WRITING IN ODIA commencing from 2021 in memory of its Founder, eminent engineer, and patron of literature and culture,  Late Akshaya Chandra Ray. With a view to encourage novel writing in Odia, entries are invited from ...

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Odisha approved around Rs 903.39 crore for Compensatory Afforestation Fund Management

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Bhubaneswar: 17/1/21:The state-level Compensatory Afforestation Fund Management and Planning Authority (CAMPA) in Odisha on Sunday has approved the annual action plan of 2021-22 with a total outlay of around Rs 903.39 crore. The major activities include block plantation, assisted natural regeneration, bald hill plantation, regeneration of the bamboo forest, maintenance of previous year plantation, fodder and fruit-bearing plantation, bamboo culture, ...

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Subhra Kundu, wife of Rose Valley Group chairman brought to Bhubaneswar

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Bhubaneswar: 17/1/21:Subhra Kundu, wife of Rose Valley Group chairman Gautam Kundu, was today brought to Odisha capital by the CBI after being arrested on January 15. The central agency has brought Subhra to Bhubaneswar on transit remand and will produce her before the Special CBI Court here. She was arrested from Kolkata in connection with the multi-crore chit fund scam. ...

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13,980 Persons Administered COVID-19 Vaccines In Odisha On First Day

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Bhubaneswar16/1/21;: As many as 13,980 persons received COVID-19 vaccines in Odisha on the first day of the nationwide vaccination drive held on Saturday. According to the data shared by the Health and Family Welfare Department, vaccination was held at all the 161 sessions planned across 30 districts. The final vaccination report which came in at 8 pm on Saturday stated Odisha ...

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Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik took feedback from beneficiaries in Odisha

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Bhubaneswar:16/1/21: With the world’s biggest vaccination drive against Coronavirus began today in the country, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik took feedback from beneficiaries in Odisha. Three beneficiaries (one each) from the Sundargarh District Headquarters Hospital (DHH), Capital Hospital in Bhubaneswar, and City Hospital in Behrampur shared their experiences with Patnaik on virtual mode after getting the first dose of vaccine today. They ...

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Odisha latest photo electoral roll January 1, 2021, as the qualifying date was published

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Bhubaneswar:16/1/20: The Final Photo Electoral Roll-2021 with reference to January 1, 2021, as the qualifying date was published on Friday in all the 147 Assembly Constituencies of the state as per the schedule fixed by the Election Commission of India. The Special Summary Revision-2021 started with the publication of draft E. Roll on November 16, 2020.  The period for filing ...

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SOA University Vice-Chancellor Dr. Ashok Mohapatra received the first dose of the COVID-19

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Bhubaneswar:16/1/21: Former AIIMS Director and SOA University Vice-Chancellor Dr. Ashok Mohapatra received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at SUM hospital here today. IMS and SUM Hospital, which was chosen as one of the centers for clinical trial of the Covid-19 vaccine – Covaxin– earlier, is in the list of six medical facilities selected in the capital city where the ...

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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has been adjudged as the best CM in the country

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Bhubaneswar:16/1/21: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has been adjudged as the best CM in the country, as per the ABP News-C Voter Desh Ka Mood survey. Patnaik is followed by Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal at the second spot and Andhra Pradesh CM Jagan Mohan Reddy at the third position. The survey further says that 91 percent of people in Odisha ...

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Senior Film journalist and the editor in chief of BANICHITRA magazine Parikshita Jena passed away

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Bhubaneswar16/1/21:Report by ONS Bureau)  Eminent film critic, the editor of Odia film magazine BANICHITRA Parikshita Jena, died in Bhubaneswar on Saturday morning(16th, January 2021). He was 80-year-old and was suffering from old age-related problems. His funeral will take place at SWwargadwar as per the family sources. Parikshita Jena Jena was born on 1942, April 17 at Mahura village in Bhadrak ...

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