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Rs 30 Lakh Ex-Gratia For Kin Of Polling Staff In Case Of COVID Death

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Bhubaneswar23/10/20: The Election Commission has declared that the government will provide an ex-gratia of Rs 30 lakh to the kin of the polling staff and CAPF jawans engaged in Tirtol and Balasore Sadar bypolls in Odisha if they die of COVID-19. The same amount of ex-gratia will be provided to the family of the staffers and jawans if they die ...

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Odisha Sangeet Natak Akademi will confer ‘Sunanda Samman’ who excel in classical music

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Bhubaneswar:22/108/20: The Odisha Sangeet Natak Akademi will confer ‘Sunanda Samman’ every year to personalities who excel in classical music. A decision in this regard was approved by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today. The ‘Sunanda Samman’ comprises of Rs 2.5 lakh cash reward and a citation. An official said the award conferred by the Odisha Sangeet Natak Akademi to noted personalities in ...

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Odisha Lokayukta has issued a notice to six persons including a legislator of the ruling-BJD

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Bhubaneswar:22/10/20: The Odisha Lokayukta has issued a notice to six persons including a legislator of the ruling-BJD in connection with a complaint filed by an RTI activist wherein serious allegations have been made regarding the destruction of irrigation embankment from Gokarneswar to Budhalinga Majhipada road in Jajpur district during floods that led to the inundation of thousands of acres of ...

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Odisha CM launched four citizen-centric online services of Food Supplies & Consumer Welfare Department

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Bhubaneswar:22/10/20: Odisha  CM Naveen Patnaik launched four citizen-centric online services of Food Supplies & Consumer Welfare Department, Government of Odisha to deliver government services at the doorstep of people. The online services will be available under www.foododisha.in as part of 5T initiatives to further transform service delivery of the dept. The online services include a registration facility for farmers to ...

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Police Commemoration Day: Homage Paid To Cops Who Laid Their Lives in the line of duty

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Cuttack:21/10/20; Odisha Police on Wednesday paid homage to the policemen who laid down their lives in the line of duty, on the occasion of 61st Police Commemoration Day at State Police Headquarters in Cuttack. Tributes were also paid to 41 personnel of the Odisha Police who lost their lives this year during the State’s battle against the Covid-19 pandemic. Odisha ...

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Odisha attracted new investments worth over ₹24,300 Cr since Feb 2020 despite COVID19

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 Bhubaneswar:20/10/20: Odisha has signed an MoU with the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI)bringing on-board the industry body as National Industry Partner for the third edition of MakeInOdisha FICCI will facilitate investor outreach & investment promotion during MIO2020Invest Odisha.CM Shri Naveen Patnaik underscored the recent increase in investment flow into the State, highlighting that Odisha attracted new investments ...

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Odisha Chief Minister appealed to the people of the State not to lower guard against COVID-19

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Bhubaneswar:20/10/20: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday appealed to the people of the State not to lower guard against COVID-19 as there are chances of rising in the number of infections particularly during the upcoming winter and festive season. With the festivities around the corner, Patnaik urged people not to congregate at public places and observe Durga Puja and ...

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Odisha Chief Minister launched the electricity consumer service portal Mo Bidyut and Mobile App

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Bhubaneswar19/10: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today launched the electricity consumer service portal Mo Bidyut and Mobile App through video conference. It’s a bilingual online electricity integrated consumer service portal www.mobidyut.com developed by Energy Department and dedicated to the public under the 5T initiative. Speaking on the occasion, the Chief Minister said that this is one more transformational initiative under the 5T ...

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Odisha reported its another lowest single-day spike which pushed the total caseload to 270346.

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Bhubaneswar19/10/20:: Odisha reported its another lowest single-day spike of 1982 new cases on Monday which pushed the total caseload to 270346. At least 17 persons succumbed to the disease while undergoing treatment at various hospitals. With this, the death toll due to Covid-19 rose to 1152, informed the Health and Family Welfare Department. Of the new positive cases, 1156 patients ...

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Success has many fathers, while failure is an orphan.

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Bhubaneswar:18/10/20: Soyeb Aftab from Rourkela, Odisha topped this year’s NEET entrance with 720 of 720 marks. This was the front page news of several Odia newspapers, understandably and deservedly so. Soyeb, like thousands of other NEET aspirants, was taking coaching classes in Kota, Rajasthan- a town presently known as the Coaching Capital of India. Now, apparently, as many as six ...

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