Ramakanta Biswas

Ramakanta Biswas

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Ramakanta Biswas is working as a senior sub editor in Odisha Television Limited. He has been writing on topics like politics, crime & social issues.

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Ramakanta Biswas is working as a senior sub editor in Odisha Television Limited. He has been writing on topics like politics, crime & social issues.

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Covid-19
Odisha Centenarian Woman Beats Covid In 10 Days 

Amid despair and gloom due to Covid-19 related mortalities in the second wave of the pandemic, a 100-year-old woman in Odisha’s Nayagarh district rekindled hopes in many by emerging victorious over the disease.

Vaccination of Covid Warriors
Nearly 2 Lakh Covid Warriors Not Vaccinated In Odisha

Close to 2 lakh registered health care workers (HCWs) and Frontline Workers (FLWs) in Odisha have not taken vaccine shots against Covid-19. 

Covid Infection
Vaccines Enhance Immunity, But Infection After Inoculation Can’t Be Ruled Out: Health Director

There are chances of Covid-19 infection among people even after taking both doses of vaccines, said a top health official in Odisha on Saturday. 

Covid cases
37 More Succumb To Covid-19 In Odisha, Daily Cases Drop To 3806

The number of deaths due to Covid-19 continues unabated with 37 more patients succumbing to the virus in Odisha in the last 24 hours even as new infection dropped significantly to 3806 in the State. 

Technical Committee To Study Covid-19 Infection Among Fully Vaccinated People
Odisha Forms Technical Committee To Study Reported Covid-19 Infection Among Fully Vaccinated People

The Odisha government on Thursday constituted a technical committee comprising experts to study reports of Coronavirus infections amongst people in the State who have completed the full schedule of Covid-19 vaccination.  

Nayagarh rape & murder
Pari Rerun: 6-Yr-Old Nayagarh Girl Raped Before Murder, Say Police

A little less than a year after the sensational rape and murder of a five-year-old girl in Nayagarh district that had triggered a furore in the State, another minor girl met with similar fate with...

Singer Tapu Mishra Critical, Family Urges Odisha CMO For Help
Singer Tapu Mishra Critical, Family Urges Odisha CMO For Help

Tapu Mishra’s health condition continues to deteriorate for the past couple of days and she needs to be shifted to outside State for advance treatment, said her sister Dhrutidipa Mishra.

Armed Gang Goes On Rampage On Bhubaneswar Streets
Armed Gang Goes On Rampage On Bhubaneswar Streets, Vandalises Cars, Bikes

A group of 8 to 10 miscreants armed with sharp weapons like daggers, swords and sticks unleashed terror in Khandagiri area of Bhubaneswar and ransacked property in the wee hours of Thursday.

Rs 10 Lakh Loot
Jeweller Robbed Of Rs 10 Lakh In Balasore

Unidentified miscreants decamped with Rs 10 lakh after holding a trader at gunpoint in Balasore district on Thursday.

Property offence
Commissionerate Police Pins Hope On ‘Sandhan’ and ‘Kundali’ To Curb Property Offences

The Commissionerate Police is planning to develop two computer applications to prevent property offences and streamline the return process of recovered stolen items to rightful owners.

Fake drug probe
Crime Branch Probe Ordered Into Fake Covid Drug Case In Odisha

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday ordered a Crime Branch probe into the recent seizure of a huge stock of spurious ‘Favipiravir’, a prescribed drug for Covid-19 treatment, from a chemist shop in Cuttack.

Heavy Rainfall In Odisha
Heavy Rain In Odisha For Next 3 Days: Yellow Warning Issued For These Districts

Several parts of Odisha are set to witness heavy to very heavy rainfall activities for the next three days from today under the influence of a low pressure area formed over the south Jharkhand and...

Shops Sealed
5 Shops Sealed In Bhubaneswar For Flouting Covid-19 Norms

At least five shops opened on the occasion of Raja festival in violation of Covid-19 restrictions, were sealed in Bhubaneswar on Monday.

12-Year-Old Girl Rescued
12-Year-Old Girl Rescued From Retd Collector’s House In Bhubaneswar 

A 12-year-old girl was rescued from the house of a retired Collector from IRC Village, Bhubaneswar on Monday where she was allegedly engaged as a domestic help. 

konark
Centrally-Protected Monuments To Reopen From June 16 

After a hiatus of two months, all centrally-protected monuments, sites and museums under the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) are all set to open from June 16. 

Covid Orphaned
Odisha Govt To Bear Education Costs Of Covid Orphaned Children 

Children orphaned by Covid-19 will be included in the Green Passage Scheme of Odisha government which was earlier implemented to provide free higher education to orphans

Fake Drugs
More Fake Drugs On Sale In Odisha! Health Dept Alerts Drugs Inspectors 

The Odisha Health department on Saturday said a firm in Cuttack which was raided for procuring spurious Favipiravir tablets has purchased nine more drugs from a dubious manufacturer.

Flesh Trade In Silver City
Flesh Trade In Silver City: Commissionerate Police Raids 2 Places In Cuttack, Several Held

In spite of the restrictions enforced in view of Covid-19 pandemic, illegal flesh trade seems to be thriving in the Silver City of Cuttack with the Commissionerate Police busting two such illicit joints on Saturday.

Spurious Drugs Seized In Rourkela
After Cuttack, Spurious Drugs Seized In Rourkela

As many as 300 strips of medicines unsuitable for human use and manufactured by a dubious firm were seized from two stores in the Steel City of Rourkela on Saturday.

Sero Survey
Children Above 6 Yrs To Be Included In Odisha’s Covid Sero Survey 

The national sero-survey for Covid-19 which will be undertaken in three districts of Odisha to determine the prevalence of SARS-CoV-2 antibodies in the community will include all children above the age of 6 years.  

Ramakanta Biswas is working as a senior sub editor in Odisha Television Limited. He has been writing on topics like politics, crime & social issues.