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Odisha Chief Minister held discussions with Prime Minister Narendra Modi over organising Lord Jagannath’s Ratha Jatra

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Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik held discussions with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday over organising Lord Jagannath’s Ratha Jatra in Puri this year, as the centuries-old religious event plunged into uncertainty following the COVID-19 outbreak. “The chief minister spoke to the prime minister over the phone on Friday morning and discussed about organising the annual Ratha Jatra of ...

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COVID-19 positive in Bhadrak district today taking the tally for total positive cases in Odisha to 94.

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Bhubaneswar:24/4/20: Four more persons were tested COVID-19 positive in Bhadrak district today taking the tally for total positive cases in Odisha to 94. The State I&PR department, in a tweet, informed that all the cases are male (40 Yrs Male, 29 Yrs Male, 41 Yrs Male & 24 Yrs Male), two each from Tihidi and Dhamnagar blocks of the district. ...

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Odisha Government has launched a dedicated Portal for mandatory registration of migrants

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Bhubaneswar:24/4/20: The Odisha Government has launched a dedicated Portal for mandatory registration of migrants and others who want to return to Odisha from other States (by means of Air/ Train/ Road) after the Lockdown is over. This was informed by the State Information and Public Relations Department in a tweet I & PR Department, Odisha  ✔@IPR_Odisha   State Govt. has ...

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Odisha Development Commissioner , Secretary to CM & 5T, reviewed COVID preparedness in three districts

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Bhubaneswar:23/4/20: Odisha Development Commissioner, SC Mohapatra, and Secretary to CM & 5T, VK Pandian, today reviewed COVID preparedness in Koraput, Nabarangpur, and Malkangiri districts. The officials reviewed the COVID-19 situation in Koraput. They also reviewed the 150-bed dedicated Odisha COVID Hospital being set up to treat patients. The 5T secretary interacted with the officials on the livelihood programs, law & ...

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Balasore, Bhadrak & Jajpur will complete shutdown for 60 hours

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Bhubaneswar:23/4/20: Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy announced 60-hour complete shutdown in Balasore, Bhadrak and Jajpur districts to contain the spread of COVID-19 pandemic. Addressing a scheduled press meet at Geeta Govinda Sadan here this evening, Tripathy Amid rising COVID-19 cases in Balasore, Bhadrak & Jajpur, we have decided to enforce curfew-like shutdown from 10 PM today till 10 AM of April ...

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Singer Adyasha releases song on Earth Day: Return to the Soil

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Bhubaneswar:23/4/20: Eminent Odia singer Adyasha Das released a song on the occasion of the Earth Day yesterday on YouTube. The song,” Tumaku Chuinle Aau Thare” is written by Shri Sitakant Mahapatra,  Jnanpith laureate and eminent poet and literary critic and reflects the strong spirit of return to the soil, the need of the hour now. At a time when the ...

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Sarpanches have been empowered under the Disaster Management Act. to combat against Corona

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Bhubaneswar:22/4/20: In another step towards the State’s fight against Corona, the Sarpanches have been empowered under the Disaster Management Act. Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy has advised relying on them as the “foundation of our democracy’. Tripathy said this over a video conference with the BDOs and Sarpanches held today under the Chairmanship of the Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. Chief Secretary ...

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Out of 13,775 samples tested, 83 COVID-19 positive cases in Odisha have been detected

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Bhubaneswar:22/4/20: Out of 13,775 samples tested, 83 COVID-19 positive cases in Odisha have been detected so far. A total of 32 persons have recovered, informed Chief Spokesperson of Odisha Government for COVID-19 Subroto Bagchi. Addressing a scheduled press meet at Geeta Govinda Sadan here this evening, Bagchi said, “There are 50 active cases in the State and toll is pegged at ...

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Odia Diaspora in Australia holds E-Sammilani

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ORIOZ celebrates two-yearly conclave through online bridge amid coronavirus pandemic Canberra, 22 nd April 2020- ORIOZ, association of Odias living in Australia, celebrated its two-yearly conclave amid coronavirus pandemic through online bridge. ORIOZ was founded in 2002 to unite Odias in Australia and has been celebrating Odia culture and festivals since then introducing more and more Australian to Odia culture. The ...

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Susant Misra’s ‘Josef – Born in Grace’ has won the Silver Remi Award

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Bhubaneswar:22/4/20: Odisha-born filmmaker Susant Misra’s ‘Josef – Born in Grace’ has won the Silver Remi Award. The movie has been nominated by a jury for the Christian Feature Film category in the 53rd World Fest-Houston International Film and Video Festival. Ashok Mohapatra, the producer of the film, congratulated the team under construction on social media.  “Josef – Born in Grace” is ...

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