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BJD targets Odisha govt over AG appointment delay; BJP retorts  
BJD targets Odisha govt over AG appointment delay; BJP retorts  

The BJD criticized the Odisha government's delay in appointing an Advocate General, a position vacant for over a month. BJP's Pitambar Acharya is a leading candidate. BJD's Lekhashree Samantasinghar called it policy paralysis, while BJP's Manoj Mohapatra defended the delay.

15 lakh devotees expected to throng Puri to witness ‘Suna Besha’ tomorrow
15 lakh devotees expected to throng Puri to witness ‘Suna Besha’ tomorrow

Tomorrow, over 15 lakh devotees are expected to gather in Puri to witness the 'Suna Besha' of Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra, and Devi Subhadra. The deities will be adorned with gold ornaments brought from the temporary Ratna Bhandar. Special parking and crowd management plans are in place.

Embarrassment for Bhubaneswar Mayor as residents give earful over bad road condition 
Embarrassment for Bhubaneswar Mayor as residents give earful over bad road condition 

Residents of Laxmisagar-Chintamaniswar in Bhubaneswar criticized Mayor Sulochana Das over poor road and sanitation conditions. Housing and Urban Development Minister Krushna Chandra Mohapatra visited the area with other officials to inspect the situation, noting incomplete restoration work on Dhoba Pokhari pond.

Newly-wed woman's death: 'Detained husband escapes' from police outpost in Odisha 
Newly-wed woman's death: 'Detained husband escapes' from police outpost in Odisha 

As per the allegations of Rani’s parents, her husband Lakshmi Maharana would often beat up her. Late on Monday night, they received a call from Lakshmi who informed them that Rani committed suicide.

Alleged assault on ASO by Governor’s son triggers political slugfest in Odisha 
Alleged assault on ASO by Governor’s son triggers political slugfest in Odisha 

The alleged assault on ASO Baikuntha Pradhan by Odisha Governor Raghubar Das’ son Lalit Kumar and five others has ignited political tensions. Congress and BJD demand action, while BJP asks BJD to refrain from meddling in.

Deliver LPG cylinder within 48 hours of booking to consumers else face action
Deliver LPG cylinder within 48 hours of booking to consumers else face action: Odisha Minister to dealers

Similarly, regular inspection of petrol pumps will be done to ensure that there is no adulteration and action would be taken in case of any violation, the minister added.

Low Pressure: IMD predicts heavy rainfall in Odisha districts
Low pressure update: These Odisha districts to experience heavy to very heavy rainfall, yellow alert issued by IMD

A fresh low pressure area is likely to form over the Westcentral and adjoining Northwest Bay of Bengal around July 19, 2024.

Keys were ‘hidden’ and something happened inside Ratna Bhandar
Keys were ‘hidden’ and something happened inside Ratna Bhandar: Chief Badagrahi of Lord Jagannath

The Chief Badagrahi of Lord Jagannath further said that there could be some secret rooms behind almirahs as earlier during the period of Kings, all the gemstones and valuables were stored there.

Commissionerate Police nabs two drug traffickers after dramatic hot pursuit
Operation Black Smoke: Commissionerate Police nabs two drug traffickers after dramatic hot pursuit in Bhubaneswar

Twin City Police Commissioner, Sanjeeb Panda informed that the Special Crime Unit was previously prepared and three separate teams were engaged to intercept the car.

Odisha BJP’s extended executive committee meeting on July 19 & 20
Odisha BJP’s extended executive committee meeting on July 19 & 20; BJP National President JP Nadda to attend

The BJP’s two day extended executive committee meeting is scheduled to be held in Puri on July 19 and 20.

Process to relocate 115 spotted deer from Sambalpur Zoo to Debrigarh Sanctuary begins
Process to relocate 115 spotted deer from Sambalpur Zoo to Debrigarh Sanctuary begins

Anshu Pragyan Das, DFO Hirakud Wildlife Division informed that the Central Zoo Authority (CZA) has approved a masterplan for Sambalpur Zoo which can now have 48 species in 13 hectares. Accordingly, a proposal was earlier sent for shifting 115 deer.

Ratna Bhandar Opening
Inner chamber of Puri Srimandir's Ratna Bhandar to be opened again on July 18

The reopening of the temple's treasury has been a significant point of discussion and anticipation among devotees and officials alike.

UGC urges to prohibit sale of unhealthy food in universities, college canteens
UGC urges to prohibit sale of unhealthy food in universities, college canteens

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has urged universities and colleges to prohibit the sale of unhealthy foods in their canteens.

  • Tuesday, 16 July 2024
  • UGC
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