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Odisha’s Covid-19 tally reached to 978 after 102 fresh cases were reported in the State

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Bhubaneswar:19/5/20: Odisha’s Covid-19 tally reached to 978 after 102 fresh cases were reported in the State. On the other hand, one COVID-19 75-year-old patient from Cuttack district, suffering from severe comorbidities and chronic pulmonary disease was admitted to AIIMS Bhubaneswar Emergency and unfortunately passed away within a few hours. He was later tested and found to be positive for COVID19. This ...

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Odisha Govt employees to attend offices from tomorrow

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Bhubaneswar:18/5/20: Official work in all the departments and subordinate offices shall resume fully and all government employees will attend office with effective from tomorrow, said an order issued by the General Administration and Public Grievances department of the state government today. The office work will resume with strict observance of the social distancing guidelines The govt employees have been advised to ...

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Odisha Government has deputed four senior IAS officers for Super Cyclone Amphan

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Bhubaneswar18/5/20:: In view of the approaching Super Cyclone Amphan, Odisha Government has deputed four senior IAS officers to four vulnerable districts to provide guidance and support the district administration in management of the Cyclone. As per an order from the Office of Special Relief Commissioner, the following IAS officers have been deputed to respective districts: Madhu Sudan Padhi, Principal Secretary ...

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Odisha Government is committed to the uplift of the agrarian community

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Bhubaneswar:18/5/20: Odisha Agriculture Minister Dr. Arun Sahoo has said the state is committed to the uplift of the agrarian community through the 5Ts initiative. Addressing a review meeting of officials at Lok Seva Bhavan here on Monday, Sahoo said an ambitious programme for the production of 96 lakh Metric Tons of food grain during Kharif-2020 season has been drawn up ...

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Odisha Government deferred the Plus II examinations again for remaining papers till the month of July.

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Bhubaneswar:18/5/20: Following an extension of COVID-19 lockdown in the country, Odisha Government deferred the Plus II examinations again for remaining papers till the month of July. The annual Plus II examinations for the remaining 23 subjects in all the streams will be held between July 1 and 15, 2020, informed School & Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash today. However, ...

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COVID-19 positive tally in Odisha is inching closer to 900

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Bhubaneswar:18/5/20: The COVID-19 positive tally in Odisha is inching closer to 900 after the detection of 20 fresh cases in Jagatsinghpur district, which was declared COVID-free district earlier today. Taking to Twitter, Jagatsinghpur district Collector informed the 20 fresh cases of COVID-19 positive has been detected in the district. Of this, 19 are from Nuagaon, and one from Kujang. DM_Jagatsinghpur@CollectorJspur ...

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Over 4500 coronavirus RT-PCR tests were conducted in the last 24 hours in Odisha

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Bhubaneswar:17/5/20: Over 4500 coronavirus RT-PCR tests were conducted in the last 24 hours in Odisha. As per the latest data released by Health and Family Welfare Department, as many as 4543 COVID-19 RT-PCR tests has been held yesterday. As per data: Cumulative tests: 95766 Total positive cases: 876 Active cases: 652 Recovered: 220 Deaths: 4 At least 48 new Covid-19 ...

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Number of total COVID-19 positive cases in Odisha surged to 876

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Bhubaneswar:18/5/20: The number of total COVID-19 positive cases in Odisha surged to 876  after 48 more persons tested positive for the deadly virus. Of the 48 new persons tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 24 hours in Odisha, 47 were lodged in different quarantine centers following their return from various states like Gujarat and West Bengal. And, the remaining one ...

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Odisha Government has put the transfer orders of two senior IAS officers on hold

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Bhubaneswar:17/5/20: The Odisha Government has put the transfer orders of two senior IAS officers on hold in view of the impending very severe cyclonic storm Amphan. A government notification said that the transfer of 1993-batch IAS officer, Nikunja Bihari Dhal, as Principal Secretary to Energy department, and 1995-batch IAS officer, Bishnupada Sethi, as Principal Secretary to Revenue and Disaster Management ...

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Cyclonic storm lying centered about 990 km south of Odisha’s Paradip

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New Delhi: 17/5/20: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Sunday issued a cyclone alert for West Bengal and Bangladesh coasts after Cyclone Amphan intensified over the Bay of Bengal. A deep depression in the ocean had intensified into the cyclonic storm last night and is likely to make landfall on the West Bengal coast on May 20. Its trajectory, however, ...

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