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Akshay Parija Productions have donated Rs 1 Lakh to fight against COVID-19:Sabysachi and Rani Panda join hand

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Bhubaneswar:28/3/20:As per appeal from Hon CM of Odisha who is fighting an exam plenary fighting against Fight COVID19, Akshay Parija Productions group have donated State Best Film Award money of Rs 50,000 which  was  given    for  BHIJA MATIRA SWARGA(2018) directed by  Late (Padmashree)  Manmohan Mahapatra and additional RS 50,000 from  own fund which   is small gesture to fight with Odisha CM Naveen ...

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Odisha Chief Minister announced a package of Rs 2200 amid countrywide lockdown for coronavirus outbreak

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Bhubaneswar27/3/20:: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today announced a package of Rs 2200 crore to provide assistance to the people of the state amid countrywide lockdown for coronavirus outbreak. The State Government will provide Rs 1000 each to 94 lakh Food Security Act beneficiary families. An amount of Rs 940 crore will be spent in this regard, the CM said. ...

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Odisha government so far has sent 256 samples for Covid-19 test

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Bhubaneswar: 27/3/20: The Odisha government so far has sent 256 samples for Covid-19 test, informed Subroto Bagchi, spokesperson of Odisha government on COVID-19. Bagchi said that reports of 189 samples have been obtained while 186 samples were tested negative for the deadly virus, the number of coronavirus affected persons in the state stands at three. “Health of the first two ...

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Odisha gets Rs 179.64 Cr assistance under National Disaster Response Fund

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New Delhi:27/3/20: The High Level Committee (HLC) under the Chairmanship of Union Home Minister, Amit Shah, has approved additional Central assistance under National Disaster Response Fund (NDRF) to eight States including Odisha, which were affected by floods/ landslides/ cyclone/ drought during 2019. HLC approved additional Central assistance of Rs 5751.27 crore to eight States from National Disaster Response Fund (NDRF) subject ...

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Odisha : 404 cases registered for violation of COVID-19 regulations

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Bhubaneswar:26/3/20: As many as 404 cases have been registered in Odisha for different violations of regulations and guidelines related to COVID-19 during the last 48 hours. Odisha governments Spokesman on COVID-19, Subroto Bagchi, informed this while addressing the regular press meet at Geeta Govinda Sadan here this evening. Bagchi informed that out of 404 cases, 380 cases have been registered ...

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3rd corona positive case reported in Odisha

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Bhubaneswar: 26/3/20: One more sample has tested positive for novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the State today.This makes the number of positive cases 3 and all are from Bhubaneswar.The information was shared by the Health and family Welfare department of the state govt in this evening.The latest COVID-19 positive case in the State is a 60 years old male. Contact tracing ...

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Odisha Health and Family Welfare department has collaborated with famous comic character ‘Natia’ to create awareness on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19)

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Bhubaneswar:26/3/20:The Health and Family Welfare department of Odisha government has collaborated with famous comic character ‘Natia’ to create awareness on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). An animated comedy video has also been shared on YouTube with an aim to spread awareness on the deadly virus. The famous comic character, which has more than 2.7 million subscribers on YouTube, can be seen ...

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Odisha has planned the biggest COVID hospitals in the country

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Bhubaneswar: 26/3/20:Following Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik’s direction to provide state-of-the-art facilities to COVID-19 patients, Odisha has planned the biggest COVID hospitals in the country. Accordingly, the State Government has signed two tripartite agreements with SUM and KIIMS Medical Colleges today at Loka Seva Bhawan to set up 1000 bedded state level hospitals in Bhubaneswar for treatment of COVID-19 patients.  These ...

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Odisha government will provide medicines & medical equipment in the form of 50% higher price

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Bhubaneswar25/3/20:: The Odisha government will provide incentives in the form of 50% higher price than the actual price of items to suppliers of medicines & medical equipment for supplying medicines ahead of schedule to hospitals, stated State Govt’s spokesperson on COVID-19, Subroto Bagchi. Briefing the media persons here today, Bagchi said: “The Odisha State Medical Corporation has declared incentive for ...

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Naveen Patnaik has called to support the 21-day nationwide lockdown announced by the Prime Minister

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Bhubaneswar:24/3/20: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has called to support the 21-day nationwide lockdown announced by the Prime Minister during his address to the people of the country this evening. Taking to the micro-blogging site Twitter, Naveen said that it is an extremely challenging race against time to stop COVID-19. As the pandemic is spreading across the world, it is time ...

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