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Miscellaneous News Updates

srimandir
Puri Srimandir Committee Finalises Kartik Niti Calendar, Covid Curbs For Shrine In Festive Season

In a major development, the rituals for the ensuing Kartik Month in Srimandir was finalised by the Chhatisha Nijog Meeting on Monday.

Temple Darshan Curbs
Durga Puja: Puri Jagannath Temple Administration Announces Darshan Guidelines

In view of prevailing pandemic and anticipated rush during observance of Durga Puja special precautions are being taken at temples and places of worship. The Puri Srimandir will remain closed for the devotees on the occasion of Durga Puja on October 15.

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Delhi Govt Gives 'Samman Rashi' Of Rs 1 Cr To Kin Of Odia IAF Pilot Killed In Plane Crash
Delhi Govt Gives 'Samman Rashi' Of Rs 1 Cr To Kin Of Odia IAF Pilot Killed In Plane Crash

The compensation under 'Samman Rashi' is given to the family of those who lose their lives in the line of duty. This Samman Rashi was handed over by Palam Vihar MLA Bhavna Gaur to S.N. Mohanty and Sanjukta Mohanty, parents of the deceased Sunit Mohanty on Sunday.

Honest Auto Driver In Odisha Returns Wallet To Owner, Turns A Hero
Honest Auto Driver In Odisha Returns Wallet To Owner, Turns A Hero

Today, when negativity sweeps the news, a heartwarming deed of an auto-driver from Brahmagiri who returned a wallet that contained cash worth fourteen thousand, ATM Cards and Voter ID card, may restore our faith in humanity once again.

8-YO Yoga Guru
Eight-Year-Old Becomes International Yoga Guru

An eight year old boy from Odisha is in spotlight after becoming an international yoga teacher.

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National Pension System
National Pension System: Odisha Govt Increases Monthly Contribution To 14 Pc For Employees

This Cabinet decision will ensure parity between the Central Government and State government employees. Odisha government will contribute Rs 280 crore more towards the NPS every year.

FIRE In Hotel!
Fire Breaks Out At Hotel After ‘LPG Explosion’

A fire broke out in a hotel situated close to a mall in Rourkela. The fire was reportedly caused due to the explosion of LPG cylinder. However, no casualties have been reported in the mishap.

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Contractual Employees In Odisha To Be Called ‘Initial Appointees’; To Get 50% More Salary From 1st Y
Contractual Employees In Odisha To Be Called ‘Initial Appointees’; To Get 50% More Salary From 1st Year

Law Minister Pratap Jena said that those who have been working as contractual employees at present are entitled for regularisation of jobs after six years in service. With the amended rules, the initial appointees will get 50 per cent hike in salary from the first year itself as remuneration.

Five Policemen Including ASI Detained By Villagers In Dhenkanal Over ‘Inaction’
Five Policemen Including ASI Detained By Villagers In Dhenkanal Over ‘Inaction’

The police team was finally released on Monday afternoon following assurances by the higher-ups in the department to look into the complaint.

Durga Puja In Cuttack
Security Tightened In Cuttack For Durga Puja & Night Curfew

Security has been heightened in the millennium city ahead of Dussehra festivities. As many as 32 platoons of police forces have been deployed in Cuttack to ensure strict adherence to Covid-19 guidelines during Durga Puja celebrations.

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UNSAFE Bhubaneswar
Odisha: Senior Journalist Navin Das' Son Found Dead Under Mysterious Circumstances In Bhubaneswar

Yet another sensational case rocks the capital city. Police on Sunday (October 10) recovered the body of Manish Anurag Das, the elder son of senior journalist Navin Das, from a pond in Patrapada on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar.

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Police Commissioner of Bhubaneswar Cuttack
Keeping Close Watch On Rave Parties & Drug Abuse: Bhubaneswar-Cuttack Police Commissioner

Referring to the recent drug bust in cruise ship in Mumbai, Police Commissioner of Bhubaneswar-Cuttack, Saumendra Priyadarshi shed light on the drug consumption and drug addiction among youths in the state and steps taken by Odisha Police to curb it.

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Jayaram Pangi
Demand For UT Status To Undivided Koraput Intensifies 

The campaign has started to seek Union Territory status for undivided Koraput district and parts of Andhra Pradesh and Chhattisgarh.

Rajasthan Girl Becomes 'British High Commissioner' For A Day
Rajasthan Girl Becomes 'British High Commissioner' For A Day

She is the fifth winner of the India edition of the competition organised to empower the next generation of women as leaders and trail-blazers.

'MGNREGA Corruption' Sparks Voices Of Dissent In Kendrapada
'MGNREGA Corruption' Sparks Voices Of Dissent In Kendrapara

As per reports, a development project for a local park near government girl's high school in the panchayat was earmarked with a budgetary allocation of Rs 16, 02, 806, surprisingly the land allocated for the project is now home to wild bushes and some trees but there is no sign of any park.

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