Rashmi Ranjan

Rashmi Ranjan

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Rashmi Ranjan Mohanty is a senior sub editor associated with Odisha Television Limited. He is a dog lover and passionate cricket player, Rashmi has a keen interest in international affairs, politic ...more

Rashmi Ranjan Mohanty is a senior sub editor associated with Odisha Television Limited. He is a dog lover and passionate cricket player, Rashmi has a keen interest in international affairs, politics and cricket.

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Odisha CM Sanctions Additional Funds To 3 Dists For Covid Managament Bhubaneswar: In order to manage the rising Covid-19 situation, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday sanctioned additional funds for three districts-Puri, Sonepur and Sambalpur- from the chief Minister Relief Funds (CMRF). Puri district which had earlier received of Rs 14,59,74,408 from the government, was sanctioned additional further from CMRF. With the additional amount, Puri district now has received a total Rs 16,59,74,408  for Covid management. Similarly, the Chief Minister has also sanctioned Rs 1 Crore for Sonepur district, which was given 2,50,00,000 earlier. With Rs 1 crore additional funds, the total amount sanctioned to the district went up to 3,50,00,000 for Covid-19 management. Similarly, Sambalpur district received a total Rs 16,12,80,692 with additional fund of Rs 4,62,80,692 released today from the CMRF. The government had previously sanctioned Rs 11,50,00,000 for the district to spend on Covid management.
Odisha CM Naveen Announces Rs 1690 Cr Covid Assistance Package

As per the announcement, Rs 207 crore has been allocated to all landless farmers which will be disbursed in three installments. The landless farmers under State-sponsored KALIA scheme will get an additional Rs 1,000 assistance...

Health Workers Struggle To Fight Myths, Misinformation About Covid-19 Vaccination In Odisha 
Health Workers Struggle To Fight Myths, Misinformation About Covid-19 Vaccination In Odisha 

In a glaring instance of rigid beliefs and misinformation about coronavirus, the residents of Jurudi village in Rayagada fled after seeing members of the Serosurvey team which had visited the area to collect samples for...

Odisha Rolls Out e-Pathshala, e-Mulyankana For Class I To X Students
Odisha Rolls Out e-Pathshala, e-Mulyankana For Class I To X Students

School and Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash today held a meeting with all district education officers and directed them to emphasise more on online education and examinations. 

AAI Begins Survey For Proposed International Airport In Puri
AAI Surveys Sites At Puri For Proposed International Airport

Notably on January 1, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik had written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, requesting the latter to set up an airport in Puri for promotion of tourism in the State.

Covid Restrictions Leave Banki Vegetable Farmers In Lurch
Covid Restrictions Leave Banki Vegetable Farmers In Lurch

The guidelines framed by the Odisha government allowing markets to open for just 4 hours has largely affected the sale of vegetables.

Two Detained For Selling Monitor Lizard Meat In Bhubaneswar, 5 Reptiles Rescued
Two Detained For Selling Monitor Lizard Meat In Bhubaneswar, 5 Reptiles Rescued

During patrolling, the Laxmi Sagar police came across a large gathering in the slum and went to the spot to ascertain the reason behind the crowding during lockdown. During the course of inquiry, police unearthed...

Covid Vaccination In Bhubaneswar
Odisha Urges Centre To Revise Govt, Private Hospital Vaccine Allocation Ratio To 95:5 

In a letter to Ministry of Health and Family Welfare Secretary, Odisha Additional Chief Secretary PK Mohapatra urged the former to revise the private vaccine allocation ratio of 75:25 to 95:5 ratio for the State.

Rourkela Organises Special Covid Vaccination Drive For Foreign-Bound Beneficiaries
Rourkela Organises Special Covid Vaccination Drive For Foreign-Bound Beneficiaries

The civic body made special arrangements to inoculate the beneficiaries including students who will be traveling to foreign countries to study, work and participate in sports events.

Young girls play swing at their homes in Bhubaneswar.
Colours Of Raja In The Shadow Of Pandemic

It is this time of the year when unmarried girls don new clothes, makeup, mehendi and take to swings while merrymaking with friends. Raja Parba is a three-day festival to celebrate womanhood. Raja is a...

Samantha Akkineni Stopped From Making Comments On The Family Man 2 Controversy
Revealed: Know How Much Manoj Bajpayee, Other Cast Paid For The Family Man 2

Recently, Bajpayee had hinted at the release date of The Family Man Season 3. While talking to an entertainment portal, Manoj revealed that it might take one-and-a-half years or more than that for the third...

Former PACS President Held For Attack On Tehsildar At Odisha's Bolangir
Former PACS President Held For Attack On Tehsildar At Odisha's Bolangir

The incident took place when hundreds of farmers had blocked the State Highway-26 by placing paddy-laden tractors on the road alleging irregularities and confusion in token distribution at Deogaon PACS. 

Paddy Procurement Sees Hike From Last Year
Centre's Paddy MSP Hike Gets Mixed Response In Odisha, BJP Hits Back

The ruling BJD government welcomed Centre's decision, Congress said the hike in MSP is of no use for the farmers.

Bhubaneswar Witnesses Marginal Surge In Daily Covid-19 Infections, 661 Cases In 24 Hrs
Bhubaneswar Witnesses Marginal Surge In Daily Covid-19 Infections, 661 Cases In 24 Hrs

The cumulative positive case count in the Capital city rose to 81570 including 7222 active cases. While 73965 people recuperated from the disease, the virus has claimed 362 lives in the city so far.

Weather Alert
Rain, Thunder Shower To Lash Odisha, IMD Issues Yellow Warning For 22 Districts

Thunderstorm with lightning and gusty surface wind speed reaching 40-50 kmph very likely to occur at one or two places over these districts in the next 24 hours

Odisha Plus II Classes
Plus II Evaluation: Teachers' Bodies Upset Over Non-Inclusion In CHSE's Expert Committee

The Odisha government college teachers' association, 662 and 488 category college teachers' associations hold a virtual meeting today and expressed disappointment as CHSE did not rope in any of their member as a representative to...

Tehsildar Attacked By Miscreant Over Non Procurement Of Paddy In Bolangir
Odisha: Tehsildar Attacked By Miscreant Over Non Procurement Of Paddy In Bolangir

Hundreds of farmers blocked State Highway-26 by placing paddy-laden tractors on road alleging irregularities and confusion in token distribution at Deogaon PACS. 

Brown Sugar Worth Rs 1 Crore Seized In Cuttack, 3 Arrested
Brown Sugar Worth Rs 1 Crore Seized In Cuttack, 3 Arrested

Acting on a tip off about the smuggling of the contraband, a team from Markat Nagar Phase-2 police station and the Special Squad conducted searches on Madhusudan Setu and seized the brown sugar.

Covid Resurgence: Odisha Issues Guidelines For Air Passengers, Check Details
Covid Resurgence: Odisha Issues Guidelines For Air Travellers, Check Details

The passengers deboarding at Bhubaneswar shall have to produce RTPCR negative report or Rapid Antigen test negative report which need to be obtained 48 hours prior to landing at Bhubaneswar

Covid-19 Vaccination
Odisha Directs To Ensure Strict Adherence To Covid Vaccination Operation Guidelines

Some private hospitals are giving package for Covid vaccination in collaboration with some hotels, which has come to the notice of the Ministry. Vaccination in hotels is against the guideline issued by MoHFW for the...

Rashmi Ranjan Mohanty is a senior sub editor associated with Odisha Television Limited. He is a dog lover and passionate cricket player, Rashmi has a keen interest in international affairs, politics and cricket.