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Union Minister of State in Jal Shakti and Tribal Affairs assured that all the disputes pertaining to rivers in Odisha will be resolved soon

Bhubaneswar:6/9/21:Union Minister of State in the Ministry of Jal Shakti and Tribal Affairs, Bisweswar Tudu on Monday assured that all the disputes pertaining to rivers in Odisha will be resolved soon. The minister made the announcement on the sidelines of his visit to the Lord Lingaraj Temple in Bhubaneswar earlier in the day. He said that he has already held ...

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Odisha Chief Minister inaugurated the newly constructed State Institute For Empowerment Of Persons With Disabilities

Bhubaneswar:4/9/21:  Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today inaugurated the newly constructed State Institute For Empowerment Of Persons With Disabilities (SIEP) at Pokhariput here. The SIEP built by the Department of Social Security and Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (SSEPD) at an expenditure of Rs 19 crore has test facilities for all types of disabilities, motion training, pre-school education, training facilities ...

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BJP raises corruption issues in PM Awas Yojana

Bhubaneswar, Sep 4: The BJP members created a ruckus in the state Assembly over alleged corruption in PM Awas Yojana in the state. During the zero hours, the BJP members indulged in hullaballoo in the house after they were not allowed to speak over the issue. Opposition chief whip Mohan Charan Majhi raised the issue of corruption in PM Awas ...

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Odisha government has decided to set up an Iconic Adarsha Vidyalaya at an estimated cost of Rs 500 crore

Bhubaneswar:3/9/21:The Odisha government has decided to set up an Iconic Adarsha Vidyalaya at an estimated cost of Rs 500 crore, State School and Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash said on Friday. The iconic Adarsha Vidyalaya will come upon 25 acres of land at Andharua on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar. The groundbreaking ceremony of the Iconic school will be held ...

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Odisha Chief Minister inaugurated two state-of-the-art bus depots & flagged off 110 sophisticated new busses

Bhubaneswar:3/9/21:Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday inaugurated two state-of-the-art bus depots at Patia and Bhagwanpur respectively in Bhubaneswar. While Patnaik launched the Patia depot in person, the Bhagwanpur depot was inaugurated by him remotely over video conferencing. As per reports, the Patia depot houses a workshop, parking space for 120 busses, a filling station, and an advanced service station ...

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Monsoon session of Odisha Assembly began on a stormy note as the Congress MLAs created a ruckus

Bhubaneswar:1/9/21: The monsoon session of Odisha Assembly began on a stormy note as the Congress MLAs created a ruckus demanding a discussion over the drought situation in the state. As soon as the question hour began after the obituary reference, the Congress members demanded to cancel the question hour and discuss the drought situation in the state. They also went ...

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Four Odia IRS Officers Promoted As Chief Commissioner Of Income Tax

Newdelhi:31/8/21: Four Odias are among the 36 officers of the Indian Revenue Services (IRS) who have been promoted to the rank of Chief Commissioner of Income Tax (CCIT). They are Debendra Narayan Kar, Manoranjan Panigrahy, Bijayananda Pruseth and Simanchala Dash. According to an order issued by the Central Board of Direct Taxes on Tuesday, 36 officers of the IRS have been ...

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Odisha Chief Minister directed for implementing a Contingency Crop Plan to tackle possible drought situation across the state

Bhubaneswar:31/8/21: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today directed for implementing a Contingency Crop Plan to tackle possible drought situations in the State. Patnaik issued the directive while reviewing the possible drought situation in the State through video conferencing, said an official press release. The Chief Minister informed that by now 213 blocks have received deficient rainfall which is likely to ...

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A high-level Australian delegation led by Barry O’Farrell visits NALCO

Bhubaneswar:31/8/21:A high-level Australian delegation led by His Excellency Barry O’Farrell, High Commissioner of Australia to India, visited Navratna CPSE NALCO’s Corporate Office at Bhubaneswar today. During the visit, the delegation interacted with Shri Sridhar Patra, CMD, NALCO, and the members of NALCO’s management team. NALCO, the leading manufacturer and exporter of Alumina and Aluminum under the Ministry of Mines, Govt. ...

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Australian High Commission Barry O’Farrel held a video conferencing with Odisha Chief Minister

Bhubaneswar:31/8/21: Australian High Commission Barry O’Farrel AO today held a video conferencing with Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and praised the CM for promoting national hockey teams. During the meeting, the High Commissioner praised the Chief Minister for the way Odisha is promoting the Indian hockey team and the way Odisha has led the way in improving hockey. It was ...

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