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Dharmendra Pradhan pointed out some errors in short film‘Gulzar Presents Haldhar Nag’

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Bhubaneswar:1/10/19: While expressing thanks to litterateur and film director Sampooran Singh Kalra aka Gulzar and Bharatbala for short film titled ‘Gulzar Presents Haldhar Nag’, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today pointed out some errors presented in the video. In a tweet message, the Union Minister said Nag is not from Sambalpur district, as stated in the short film. The Padma Shri awardee ...

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International senior citizens day 2019 observed by Government of Odisha

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To stay fit always, on the eve of International Senior Citizens Day 2019 a Yoga Camp organized for senior citizens at IG Park To create awareness among the society about safety and security of senior citizens an awareness walkathon organized from IG Park to Utkal Mandap A state level function for senior citizens celebrated at Utkal Mandap where five senior ...

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Photo exhibition highlights Odisha’s leadership on nutrition

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hubaneswar, 30th September 2019: At a time when Naveen Patnaik’s government in Odisha has been lauded for its efforts and commitment to fighting under-nutrition, a photo exhibition on the issue was held at Bhubaneswar to celebrate the efforts of the state and highlight the solutions to some nutrition-related challenges.  Chief Guest Shri Mahesh Sahoo, Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha, Dhenkanal inaugurated this photo ...

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Union Steel Minister announced the Centre’s plan to raise the capacity of Rourkela Steel Plant to over 10 million tonne from 4.2 million tonne

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Rourkela:30/9/19:Union Steel Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday announced the Centre’s plan to raise the capacity of Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) to over 10 million tonne from 4.2 million tonne now. The minister asserted that further expansion and modernisation at RSP, a unit of SAIL, will play a major role in transforming the western Odisha town of Rourkela into a manufacturing ...

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Working hours of all government banks of Odisha has been function from 10 AM to 4 PM from October1

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Bhubaneswar:308/9/19: The working hours of all government banks across Odisha has been changed and will now function from 10 AM to 4 PM from tomorrow onwards. The MD & CEO of UCO Bank, Atul Kumar Goyal on Monday stated that working hours in all the government banks across the state has been changed and will now function from 10 AM to ...

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Odisha’s Krushi Bhawan has been shortlisted for the World Architecture Festival Award 2019

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Bhubaneswar:28/9/19: Odisha’s Krushi Bhawan has been shortlisted for the World Architecture Festival Award 2019, informed by the Chief Minister’s Office (CMO) in a tweet on Saturday. The World Architecture Festival 2019 will be held in Amsterdam from December 4-16, 2019. The state-of-the-art Krushi Bhawan, a plaza for the farmers and the State Agriculture department, is a three-storey building built over an ...

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As many as 11 important proposals are likely to be approved by the Odisha Cabinet

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Bhubaneswar:26/9/19: As many as 11 important proposals are likely to be approved by the State Cabinet at a meeting to be held at the Lok Seva Bhawan here today. According to information, the meeting will be held under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at 11.45 am. The 11 important proposals belong to Departments of Law, Cooperation, Panchayati Raj, Finance ...

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Odisha Chief Minister directed concerned officials to make Regional Transport Offices broker-free within 15 days.

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Bhubaneswar:26/9/19: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today directed concerned officials to make Regional Transport Offices (RTOs) across the state broker-free within 15 days. Patnaik’s directive came while he was holding a discussion with collectors, SPs and Regional Transport Officers through videoconferencing at the Lok Seva Bhavan here regarding the newly-implemented MV Act. The CM advised the officers for opening more ...

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Odisha Government extended deadline for pollution under control certificate till December 31.

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Bhubaneswar:26/9/19 ;In the wake of long queues outside pollution testing centres, the State government on Wednesday relaxed norms for getting the pollution under control (PUC) certificate and extended deadline for motorists to get the document till December 31. In a letter to District Collectors, SPs and RTOs, the State Transport department said that motorists can get PUC certificate both from online ...

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Odisha Government has decided to go for premature retirement of employees of doubtful integrity

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Bhubaneswar:26/9/19: The Odisha Government has decided to go for premature retirement of employees of doubtful integrity or inefficiency from public service to ensure efficiency in administration, an official said on Thursday. The General Administration and Public Grievance department has issued a circular in this regard to all the secretaries asking them to weed out officers and employees of doubtful integrity or ...

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