Pradeep Pattanayak

Pradeep Pattanayak

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Pradeep Pattanayak is a Senior Sub-Editor associated with Odisha Television Limited. He has more than 10 years of experience in the field of journalism. He has been writing on many topics like art ...more

Pradeep Pattanayak is a Senior Sub-Editor associated with Odisha Television Limited. He has more than 10 years of experience in the field of journalism. He has been writing on many topics like art and culture, heritage, entertainment, politics etc.

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Youths chased & hacked in Bhubaneswar, hospitalised 
Youths chased & hacked in Bhubaneswar, hospitalised 

A gang of 20 to 30 miscreants attacked a youth with sharp weapons at Airport Square in Bhubaneswar at around 9.30 pm on Sunday. 

Odisha businessman's minor daughter abduction: Police say accused planned to extort Rs 2 crore ranso
Odisha businessman's minor daughter abduction: Police say accused planned to extort Rs 2 crore ransom 

In an exclusive interview with OTV on Sunday, Deogarh SP Pradyumna Mishra said the miscreants had kidnapped the girl with an intention of extorting money from the family. 

Amid Cholera outbreak, scanner on ‘BASUDHA’ & ‘Drink from Tap’ schemes in Odisha 
Amid Cholera outbreak, scanner on ‘BASUDHA’ & ‘Drink from Tap’ schemes in Odisha 

Following the outbreak of Cholera in Rourkela, reports of how the BASUDHA and ‘Drink from Tap’ schemes have failed to deliver clean drinking water have started emerging from across Odisha. 

'Disrespect' to Lord Ram in play during Odisha govt programme, VHP seeks action 
'Disrespect' to Lord Ram in play during Odisha govt programme, VHP seeks action 

The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) on Sunday submitted a memorandum to the Bhadrak district SP demanding action over alleged disrespect to Lord Ram.

Targeting 50% votes in every booth in Odisha: Dharmendra Pradhan  
Targeting 50% votes in every booth in Odisha: Dharmendra Pradhan  

Ascribing the country’s development to a stable government in the centre for ten years, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday said that for the good work to continue, PM Narendra Modi-led government should come to...

'Stones pelted at Odisha Agriculture Minister’s vehicle,' driver injured; investigation launched  
'Stones pelted at Odisha Agriculture Minister’s vehicle,' driver injured; investigation launched  

A police complaint was lodged on Sunday over alleged stone pelting at the vehicle of Athagarh MLA and Agriculture Minister Ranendra Pratap Swain. The complaint has been lodged at Athagarh Police Station in Cuttack district. 

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Feeling more relaxed than before: Actor Anubhav Mohanty after Orissa HC grants divorce 

“My long wait has come to an end. I would like to extend my thanks to the High Court, the advocate, and the media people. Though delayed, justice was delivered,” said the actor.

People will vote to change government in Odisha: BJP's Manmohan Samal 
People will vote to change government in Odisha: BJP's Manmohan Samal 

This time, people in Odisha will change the government, said the Bharatiya Janata Party’s state unit President, Manmohan Samal on Saturday. 

Ex-Odisha Guv MM Rajendran no more; CM expresses condolences 
Ex-Odisha Guv MM Rajendran no more; CM expresses condolences 

Odisha’s former Governor MM Rajendran passed away on Saturday. He was 88.

Rourkela residents hold admin responsible for Cholera outbreak
Rourkela residents hold admin responsible for Cholera outbreak

The residents of the steel city alleged that they had been receiving dirty water for two months before the outbreak.

Odisha court sentences chit fund company director to 7 years RI
Odisha court sentences chit fund company director to 7 years RI

This is the first conviction in Online/ Digital Ponzi cases in Odisha and one of the firsts in India, said the press note issued by the Economic Offences Wing (EOW). 

Kamiya Jani row: Jagannath Sanskruti Suraksha Abhiyan seeks action against VK Pandian and Jani 
Kamiya Jani row: Jagannath Sanskruti Suraksha Abhiyan seeks action against VK Pandian and Jani 

The controversy over social media influencer Kamiya Jani doesn’t seem to die down. The Jagannath Sanskruti Suraksha Abhiyan on Saturday demanded action against 5T chairman VK Pandian and Jani. 

Man hacks elderly man to death in Odisha’s Jagatsinghpur, detained 
Man hacks elderly man to death in Odisha’s Jagatsinghpur, detained 

An elderly person was allegedly hacked to death at Baragudipada under Balikuda police limits in Jagatsinghpur district on Friday. The deceased has been identified as Prahallad Das.

Nowhere to go! Plight of homeless increases under intense cold wave conditions in Odisha
Nowhere to go! Plight of homeless increases under intense cold wave conditions in Odisha

To know the plights of these homeless people, OTV visited several parts of Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, and Balasore cities to get first-hand information.

Odisha Police on its toes following spurt in Maoist activities in Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh
Odisha Police on its toes following spurt in Maoist activities in Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh

The recent spurt in Maoist activities in the neighbouring states of Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh has left Odisha Police worried. 

Kamiya Jani row: BJP targets BJD over blogger's entry into Srimandir, seeks CM’s clarification
Kamiya Jani row: BJP targets BJD over blogger's entry into Srimandir, seeks CM’s clarification

The state unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday launched a scathing attack on the BJD-led government over the issue of social media influencer Kamiya Jani's entry into Puri Srimandir. 

Wheelchair-bound kids with DMD stage dharna in Bhubaneswar; association seeks Govt help
Wheelchair-bound kids with DMD stage dharna in Bhubaneswar; association seeks Govt help

The Odisha Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Association demanded that the government bear the treatment cost of these children as it is very high.

Pension for journalists demand raised at OUJ’s event in Bhubaneswar; 2 OTV journalists felicitated 
Pension for journalists demand raised at OUJ’s event in Bhubaneswar; 2 OTV journalists felicitated 

Besides the pension demand, the journalists who participated in the celebration also demanded the withdrawal of the restrictions imposed on journalists from visiting Lok Seva Bhawan.

Arrested Kashmiri fraudster failed in Class 12, knows 6 languages; STF gets CDR report
Arrested Kashmiri fraudster failed in Class 12, knows 6 languages; STF gets CDR report

The Special Task Force (STF) of the Odisha Crime Branch (CB) reportedly has accessed the call detail report (CDR) of Kashmiri fraudster Sayed Ishaan Bukhari who was recently arrested from Odisha's Jajpur district. Bukhari's alleged...

Cholera outbreak in Rourkela: Unofficial death toll rises to 15 after one more patient succumbs
Cholera Outbreak in Rourkela: Unofficial death toll rises to 15 after one more patient succumbs

A man, suspected to be affected with Cholera, died while undergoing treatment at a private hospital, taking the death toll as per the unofficial sources to 15 on Friday.

Pradeep Pattanayak is a Senior Sub-Editor associated with Odisha Television Limited. He has more than 10 years of experience in the field of journalism. He has been writing on many topics like art and culture, heritage, entertainment, politics etc.

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