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Sanjeev Kumar Patro

Sanjeev Kumar Patro

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Sanjeev Kumar Patro is a Chief Sub Editor associated with Odisha Television Limited. He is basically an investigative journalist doing fact-checking of political speeches, digging of the digital da ...more

Sanjeev Kumar Patro is a Chief Sub Editor associated with Odisha Television Limited. He is basically an investigative journalist doing fact-checking of political speeches, digging of the digital data & decoding hidden assumptions behind statements.

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Will The CM Call Spade A Spade Soon?
Women Crime In Odisha And BJD Ministers: Pipli, Pari To Mahalinga; No End In Sight  

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik is known for securing resignations of as many as 10 ministers during his first tenure (2000-04). The repeated act of serious controversies in his fifth tenure hints at no metamorphosis of...

No Bail For Aryan Khan
Mumbai Sessions Court Rejects Aryan Khan's Bail: Know Why Bail Not Granted

The slapping of conspiracy section on Aryan Khan, investigation still at unravelling state and the Whatsapp chats with Arbaz Merchant, where Aryan used narcotic lingo, and seizure of intermediate contraband from Merchant have gone against...

26 Dist Have A Slower Rate In Odisha
COVID19 Vaccination  Upshot: 1 Cr In Odisha Got 2 Shots But Slow Rate In 26 Dists

Despite a faster vaccination rate in Bhubaneswar, Khordha district lags behind the South Delhi district in the inoculation race. Infection rate in Cuttack is 0.01 percent, but fully vaccinated vis-a-vis the population is below 30...

Ganja Smuggling In Odisha: What Need To Be Done?
Bhupesh Baghel's Ganja Snub Puts Odisha In Dock, UN Report Bares It All

NCB and DRI reports show Odisha and AP as the 2 top cannabis originating states in the country. Though Odisha police bust the trade with big seizures, it needs to tread the Tamil Nadu way...

Moderate Rainfall In Some Coastal Districts
Full Monsoon Withdrawal By Oct 22, Odisha May Witness Pre-Diwali Shower

A nip in the Odisha air will be witnessed as the morning surface temperature in the western, central and southern Odisha will drop to 20 deg C on Oct 21 from around 24 deg C...

Odisha Migrant Workers Paid Peanuts?
94% Unorganised Workforce In Odisha Earn Less Than 10k Per Month, 2nd Poorest In Country

Odisha is behind states like Bihar, UP, Chhattisgarh and Jharkhand. Study reports blame it on low education level, poor vocational training and high poverty among SC/ST/OBCs

Mayurbhanj, The Rape Capital Of Odisha
2 Gangrapes in 24 Hrs In Mayurbhanj: This Odisha District State's Rape Capital For Last 20-Yrs

The lethal combo of the active involvement of local organised gangs in the crime and a poor conviction rate has emboldened the perpetrators in the district. Odisha 5th in gangrapes in country

Odisha Bump Before Aryan Khan?
Aryan Khan's Bail Under Shadow Of 2018 SC Judgement On  A Criminal Case In Odisha

As the Superstar's son is charged with section 29 (conspiracy) of NDPS Act, NCB counsel debunked the lack of evidence charge by citing SC judgement on State of Orissa Vs Mahimananda Mishra

AB - Do Anjane To Silsila
Shades Of Amitabh Bachchan: Unemployed To 'Shahenshah' And 'Do Anjane' To 'Silsila'  

Amitabh was shy and a downright introvert in his youth days. Bollywood imparted confidence in Big B. Though glam star Rekha had hinted often on Mr Natwarlal, Bachchan kept singing 'Sach Jhoot Hum Kyon Bateyein'...

2 cyclonic systems from South China sea on Way to BOB
No Heavy Rains On Durga Puja In Odisha, All Models Bet On Oct 18 Date

Models predict very heavy rainfall (8-16mm/hr) in the districts of Jagatsinghpur, Jajpur, Keonjhar, Bhadrak, Angul, Dhenkanal etc. Rest of the districts will be recording rainfall in the range of 2-4mm/hr

Power Cut looms Large Over Odisha!
Coal Crisis In India: Will Odisha See Long Power Cuts In Durga Puja?

Data shows 3 TPPs (thermal power plants) in Odisha in the critical and supercritical category - means the coal stock left is for few days only. Heavy Sept rain hampered coal production in Odisha, WB...

60% cyclongenesis Chance in Bay of Bengal
60% Probability Of Cyclonegenesis In Bay of Bengal, Predicts IITM-MME Model

When Australian Weather Model predicts a depression hitting Odisha on Oct 15, the NCEP-GFS forecast a cyclone on Oct 17-18 and Bhubaneswar will record accumulated 137mm rainfall in 3hrs

Vinod Khanna: Big Story
'Badland' Bollywood Made Vinod Khanna Don Saffron Robes?

While the late actor's father had advised VK not to plunge into the badland of Bollywood, he once said, every day, I returned home with lots of anger and very agitated. Very discontented with my...

Amidst 'Conspiracy' , 'Maintainability', Court Rejects Aryan's Bail
Amidst 'Conspiracy' Charge, 'Maintainability' Issue, Mumbai Court Rejects Aryan Khan's Bail Plea

Aryan Khan's counsel took a jibe at prosecution's Whatsapp chats. He said both talking on a football match. ASG said how come they are discussing 'bulk quantity' in football game

October 18: Odisha Alert!
October 18: Weather Models Predict Extremely Severe Cyclone To Depression Hitting Odisha

While ECMWF and IMD models agree on Odisha taking a hit by at least a  depression that will bring very heavy rainfall of 70mm/24hrs, the NCEP-GFS sees it as an extremely severe cyclonic storm. Very...

Will Aryan Khan Get Bail?
Will SRK's Son Aryan Khan Get Bail On Friday?

The Mumbai court invokes section 437 under the Criminal Procedure Code to decide not to grant custody to NCB

Odisha In the Eye Of Storm?
October 18: Will Odisha Be In The Eye Of Extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm?

No big weather change this Durga Puja. But a change is predicted in Odisha air after 48 hours

Vedanta SEZ: OnlySEZ from Odisha in Challenger Club
Industrial Parks In India: Odisha Has To Remain Content With 'Aspirer' Club

The road to bringing industrial investment and employment pass through industrial parks as it gives a booster shot to the SME sector. Odisha trails nationally in Industrial parks infra. Vedanta SEZ in Challenger Club

Dude, Bhubaneswar Is The Scene
Odisha Is The Scene: Possession For Trafficking Drug Cases Up 130% In Last 4-yrs

Drugs/narcotic substances for personal consumption grew by a mere 19 percent between 2017-2020, but around 130 percent growth was witnessed in cases of possessing drugs for trafficking

Stormy Days During Durga Puja This Year?
Will Weather Play Spoilsport This Durga Puja In Odisha?

As per model forecasts, a low pressure system will form close to Andhra Pradesh coasts on and around October 9. Given that monsoon mojo will be back in the Bay of Bengal and Andaman seas...

Sanjeev Kumar Patro is a Chief Sub Editor associated with Odisha Television Limited. He is basically an investigative journalist doing fact-checking of political speeches, digging of the digital data & decoding hidden assumptions behind statements.