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Odisha CM Takes Part In Vigraha Pratistha and Maha Samprokshanam rituals of Sri Venkateswara temple

Bhubaneswar:26/5/22: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik along with Governor of Andhra Pradesh, Biswabhushan Harichandan took part in the Vigraha Pratistha and Maha Samprokshanam rituals of Sri Venkateswara temple at Bhubaneswar which was also graced by Sri Swaroopanandendra Saraswathi Swami of Visakha Sharada Peetham. In his Anugraha Bhashanam on the auspicious occasion, Saraswathi Swami complimented TTD for taking up the protection and promotion ...

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‘Mo Sarkar’ has given a new model to the administrative system in the State

/22:Bhubaneswar: 26/5‘Mo Sarkar’ has given a new model to the administrative system in the State, stated Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today during a review of the ‘Mo Sarkar’ initiative. Patnaik advised all departments to include more and more people under the programme and directed for keeping a close watch on it on a regular basis. Worth mentioning, Chief Minister launched ...

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All petrol pumps in Odisha will remain closed for 12 hours from tomorrow evening

Bhubaneswar:26/5/22: All petrol pumps in Odisha will remain closed for 12 hours from tomorrow evening, in protest against the Central government’s sudden and sharp drop in the prices of petrol and diesel. The petroleum dealers association informed that the strike, during which all the petrol pumps across the state will remain closed, will be held from 6:00 pm tomorrow (May 27) ...

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Odisha  Chief Minister has awarded nine Banks for best performance

Bhubaneswar:25/5/22: Odisha  Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today awarded nine Banks for best performance in priority sector lending, namely Agriculture, Mission Shakti and MSMEs. The Chief Minister had decided to award these banks and districts in the last SLBC meeting. Odisha is the only state in the country that is encouraging Banks with awards for priority sector lending. Speaking on the ...

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Odisha Chief Minister launched Olympic Values Education Programme in 90 schools of Odisha

Bhubaneswar:24/5/22:Odisha Chief Minister Shri Naveen Patnaik today launched Olympic Values Education Programme in 90 schools of Odisha on virtual mode. It has been started as a pilot project in schools of Rourkela and Bhubaneswar. It will be expanded to other schools in the coming days. Speaking on the occasion, CM Sri Patnaik said, this will be the beginning of a ...

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Bahrain Odia Samaj (BOS) celebrated Utkal Divas-2022 with pomp and splendour

Manama:23/5/22: The Bahrain Odia Samaj (BOS) celebrated Utkal Divas-2022 with pomp and splendour recently. To mark the occasion the ceremony venue, The Auditorium inside Indian Club was decked up aesthetically and was wearing the look of a Mini Odisha. The distinguished gathering includes members and relatives of BOS, Non-Resident Indians, Officials of Indian Embassy and members of Diplomatic Core belonging to ...

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Sarat Pattanayak Appointed New PCC Chief

Bhubaneswar:23/5/22: The president of All India Congress Committee (AICC) Sonia Gandhi on Monday appointed Sarat Pattanayak as the president of Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee. Gandhi accepted the resignation of incumbent PCC chief Niranjan Patnaik, prior to the appointment. “The party appreciates the contributions of the outgoing PCC president,” the AICC stated. Expressing gratitude to Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi, Pattnayak said, ...

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 Veteran Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader Shivaji Patnaik passed away

Bhubaneswar:23/5/22: Veteran Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader and former MP Shivaji Patnaik passed away on Monday. He was 92. He was undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Bhubaneswar where he breathed his last, informed CPI(M) state secretary Ali Kishor Patnaik. Notably, Patnaik was elected to Lok Sabha thrice from the Bhubaneswar Parliamentary constituency in 1977, 1989 and 1991. Condolences ...

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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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Odisha Commerce & Transport Department Organize First-Of-Its-Kind National Road Safety Short Film Festival

Bhubaneswar:22/5/22: In a bid to increase awareness of road safety, the Commerce & Transport Department increased cash awards for the National Road Safety Short Film Festival, 2022. Prize money for Best Film has increased from Rs 50,000 to Rs 1 lakh. Similarly, the first, runner-up prize is increased from Rs 40,000 to Rs 80,000 and second runner-up cash award is ...

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