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Cyclone Yaas Heading Towards Paradip, Kendrapada To Be Worst Hit

  Bhubaneswar24/5/231:: With the Cyclone Yaas coming into existence in the Bay of Bengal, now all reputed models the world over have concluded that this very severe cyclonic storm will make landfall at around 21deg North latitude and 87-degree longitude. The release of latitude and longitude of the Landfall place has made it crystal clear that very severe cyclonic storm ...

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Odisha CM virtually inaugurates 150-bed COVID hospital in Puri

Bhubaneswar:22/5/21: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday virtually inaugurated a 150-bed district COVID hospital in the premises of Shri Jagannath Medical College (SJMC) at Puri. “Built with the collaboration of SUM Hospital, Bhubaneswar, the facility has 90 general oxygen beds, 40 HDU, beds, and 20 ICU beds. It is also equipped with a high-quality laboratory and diagnostics facility,” read ...

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Evacuate People In Low Lying Areas On Priority Basis, Odisha Chief Minister Asks Officials

Bhubaneswar:22/5/21: As the India Meteorological Department (IMD) predicts the formation of Cyclone Yaas in the Bay of Bengal in the next two days and possible effects on Odisha, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today directed District Collectors and SPs to ensure evacuation of people staying in low lying and vulnerable areas to safer places on a priority basis. During a meeting through ...

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Odisha government launched a Covid test report website to help people get their Covid test report sitting at home

Bhubaneswar:22/5/21: In order to help people get their Covid test report sitting at home, the Odisha government today launched a Covid test report website. The Health and Family Welfare Department and the E&IT Department jointly launched the initiative so that people are not required to visit the testing center to get their Covid test report. How to get the Covid test ...

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POWERGRID’S Initiatives for Covid 19 Care in Odisha

Bhubaneswar:22Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (POWERGRID), a ‘Maharatna’ Company under Ministry of Power, Government of India has actively taken up various initiatives for extending timely help to its employees and workers in its offices pan-India. In a move to make the Rourkela Sub-station, Odisha Projects campus 100% COVID-19 free, proactive steps were taken to thwart further rise in COVID-19 ...

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Odisha government ordered exemption of toll tax for vehicles carrying medical oxygen

Bhubaneswar:20/5/21: Odisha government on Wednesday ordered exemption of toll tax for vehicles carrying medical oxygen.As per the order, the tax will not be collected from vehicles carrying medical oxygen in tankers or cylinders at toll plazas under the state Government. The order will remain in force till July 30. “The decision was taken keeping in view the current pandemic situation ...

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Odisha Government discontinuation of drive-in or door-step Covid vaccination with immediate effect

Bhubaneswar:20/5/21: The Odisha Government today citing Covid-19 operational guidelines of the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MoHFW) of the Central Government directed for discontinuation of drive-in or door-step Covid vaccination with immediate effect. “…as per the COVID-19 Operational guidelines of Govt. of India, MoHFW, drive-in or door-step COVID-19 vaccination is not permitted. The guideline clearly says that vaccination sessions shall ...

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‘Very Severe Cyclone Yaas’: The Landfall Place As Balasore – Digha

Bhubaneswar:20/5/21: Even as only 96 hours are left for the low pressure to take shape in the hotter Bay of Bengal, Met models the world over are seem divided today over the likely track of the season’s first cyclone in the Bay of Bengal. But the weather models are almost unanimous over the severity of the ‘Cyclone Yaas’. Almost all ...

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Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik discussed with the doctors of AIIMS and SCB Medical College & Hospital on the health condition of Leader of Opposition

Bhubaneswar:12/5/21: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik discussed with the doctors of AIIMS, Bhubaneswar, and SCB Medical College & Hospital on the health condition of Leader of Opposition Shri Pradipta Kumar Naik, undergoing treatment for #COVID19 infection. Doctors assured that they are making best possible effort for his speedy recovery. AIIMS, Bhubaneswar Director Ms. Gitanjali Batmanabane thanked the State Govt for all ...

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Odisha Chief Minister has offered his gratitude to the Nurses in International Nurses Day

Bhubaneswar:12/5/21:  Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has offered his gratitude to the frontline warriors as the world observes International Nurses Day on Wednesday. Taking to Twitter, Patnaik said, “Nurses are at the forefront in providing care to #COVID19 patients and saving innumerable lives. On #InternationalNursesDay, offer my gratitude to the frontline warriors who are working with dedication and determination to ...

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