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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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Rath Yatra: Chariot Works In Puri To Be Finished In Next 3 Days

Puri: Amidst speculations regarding the celebration of annual Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath during Covid pandemic, carpenters carving the chariots of the Holy Trinity for the Car Festival meanwhile are all set to finish the...

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Odisha Sees 108 New Covid-19 Cases, Malkangiri Highest With 21 Positives

Bhubaneswar: The upward trend of Covid-19 cases continued in Odisha with 108 more persons testing positive for the virus on Tuesday. With this, the total number of confirmed cases surged to 4163 in the State....

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Union Minister Pratap Sarangi Seeks Flood Mitigating Measures For Bhograi

Bhubaneswar: Union MoS, MSME, Pratap Sarangi has urged the Centre to take a comprehensive view on persistent flood problems faced by people of Bhograi block in Balasore district and address the issues. In a letter...

BPUT Students To Get 2nd Chance To Clear Exams
Odisha To Hold Online 8th Sem Exam In Engineering Colleges From July 1st Week

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Skill Development and Technical Education department on Friday announced to conduct the eighth semester examination of all engineering colleges across the State through online mode between the first and second week of July....

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Road Accidents, Fatalities Drop In Odisha After Enforcement of New MV Act

Bhubaneswar: Odisha witnessed a significant reduction in the number of road accidents and fatalities since the implementation of amended Motor Vehicles (MV) Act across the country from September 1, 2019, informed State transport Minister Padmanabha...

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Chhattisgarh’s Check Dam Construction On Ib River Raises Eyebrows

Bhubaneswar: Construction of an anicut (check dam) by the Chhattisgarh government on Ib River near Samdama in Sundergarh district has sparked concerns among the local people especially farmers who now worry that the project might...

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Conman Arrested For Trying To Cheat Odia Migrant In Name Of Actor Sabyasachi

Bhubaneswar: While the coronavirus-induced lockdown is unleashing miseries for thousands of migrant workers, for some it has come as an opportunity to dupe innocent people especially the migrants. Such an instance has come to fore...

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Rath Yatra: Specially-Designed Masks For Srimandir Servitors Soon

Puri: The Sri Jagannath temple administration (SJTA) has decided to prepare specially designed masks for servitors engaged in various rituals of Lord Jagannath ahead of the annual Rath Yatra of the Holy Trinity this year....

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DFO Caught By Vigilance In Odisha For Accepting Rs 1.66 Lakh Bribe

Bolangir: The Divisional Forest Officer (DFO) (Kendu leaf) of Patnagarh, Pranab Kumar Mohanty was on Wednesday caught red-handed by Vigilance sleuths while reportedly accepting percentage commission (PC) of Rs 1.66 lakh. According to initial reports,...

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Odisha State Planning Board Asks Officials To Submit Plans For Revival Of Covid-Hit Economy

Bhubaneswar: In order to revive the economy hit by Covid-19 pandemic, the State Planning Board has directed officials of different departments to submit revival proposals within a week. The apex planning body of the State...

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Coronavirus: Odisha Govt Approves Payment Of Incentives To Contractual, Outsourced Healthcare Professionals

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has decided to give incentive to contractual and outsourced healthcare professionals and volunteers who are working under the Health and Family Welfare department for Covid-19 management in the State. According to...

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Senior Lawyer Savitri Ratho Appointed Judge Of Orissa High Court

Cuttack: President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday appointed senior lawyer Savitri Ratho as a judge of the Orissa High Court. “In exercise of power conferred by clause (1) of Article 217 of the Constitution of...

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Sanatan Rath, The Brain Behind Brain Surgery In Odisha, No More

Cuttack: Eminent neurosurgeon Dr. Sanatan Rath passed away today at the age of 86 in his Cuttack residence. He was suffering from cancer and other old-age related complications for quite some time, his family sources...

Odisha Govt Suspends Cuttack Deputy Collector
Odisha Issues Fresh Guidelines For Govt Offices To Prevent Covid19: Here Are The Do's & Don'ts

Bhubaneswar: In view of a steady rise in Covid-19 cases and reports on detection of the disease in officials of Central ministries, the Odisha government on Tuesday issued a set of fresh guidelines for strict...

Odisha’s Covid-19 Tally Goes Past 3000 Mark With 146 New Cases
Odisha’s Covid-19 Tally Goes Past 3000 Mark With 146 New Cases

Bhubaneswar: Odisha’s Covid-19 tally crossed 3000 mark with a spike of 146 new cases on Tuesday. The total confirmed cases in the State now surged to 3140. Of the new cases, 127 were in quarantine...

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Frontline Warriors Fall Prey To Covid-19 In Odisha; Doctor & Nurse Of Nayagarh Hospital Test Positive

Naygarh: Healthcare professionals who are leading the battle against Covid-19 from the frontline are now falling prey to the disease in Odisha with reports of a doctor and a nurse testing positive for the virus...

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Covid-19 Cases Continue to Rise In Bhubaneswar, Utkal University's 3 Depts Sealed

Bhubaneswar: Odisha’s capital city Bhubaneswar continues to witness a surge in COVID-19 cases with detection of five more positives on Saturday. Moreover, three departments of Utkal University, which is located in the capital city, were...

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COVID-19: Opposition In Odisha Demands Probe Into Mask, PPE, Testing Kit Procurement

Bhubaneswar: There seems to be no end to the row over alleged irregularities in the procurement of Covid-19 equipment & medical supplies in Odisha with the Opposition, BJP and Congress on Saturday raising fingers at...

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COVID-19: Odisha Govt Bus Services To Resume From Monday

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha State Road Transport Corporation (OSRTC) on Saturday announced that it will resume bus operations on 66 routes across the State from Monday (June 8). “We are resuming regular service with 96 buses...

No Odisha Schools To Face Closure, Admissions In All From June 8: Minister

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has put on hold its plan to close down schools having enrolment of less than 20 students and asked the authorities to begin admission process for the next academic year from...

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