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News from Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar is the capital of Odisha .It is the biggest city and the main power corridor of Odisha. The city is famous for its ancient rich heritage especially its historic monumental temples. It is popularly known as the temple city. Because many temples built from sandstone are dotted around Bindu Sagar Lake in the old city, including the 11th-century Hindu Lingaraja Temple.

AIIMS Bhubaneswar Jobs 2021: Apply For Direct Recruitment For Various Posts
AIIMS Bhubaneswar Jobs 2021: Apply For Direct Recruitment For Various Posts

A total of 36 Professor, three Additional Professor, eight Associate Professor and 65 Assistant Professor posts will be filled up through the direct recruitment drive in the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Bhubaneswar. 

Sero Survey In Bhubaneswar
First Sero Survey After Second Wave In Bhubaneswar Ends

Commenced from August 29, the objective of the survey is to estimate and compare the age-specific prevalence of SARS-CoV-2 antibodies in the general  population and health care workers across the State.

Odisha Monsoon Starts With Stormy Note, Opposition Moves Adjounment Motion Over 'Drought'
Odisha Monsoon Session Starts With Stormy Note, Opposition Moves Adjournment Motion Over 'Drought'

The day 1 of the session saw its first adjournment as din rules the House.

SBI Branch Loot Bid Foiled In Bhubaneswar Outskirts As Locals Overpower Robber
SBI Branch Loot Bid Foiled In Bhubaneswar Outskirts As Locals Overpower Robber

The robber has been identified as Shankar Parida and hails from Balianta area. He attacked two of the four bank employees and decamped with the cash and gold.

Major Fire Breaks Out At Unit-1 Market In Bhubaneswar
Major Fire Breaks Out At Unit-1 Market In Bhubaneswar

The majority of the victims of the fire mishap are small-scale traders. As many as seven shops including snacks and electrical shops were damaged in the fire tragedy while two shops were completely gutted.

Lingaraj Temple In Bhubaneswar
Lingaraj Temple In Bhubaneswar Reopens For Devotees. Check Guidelines For Entry

Entering the sanctum sanctorum is strictly forbidden for devotees while a maximum number of 100 devotees are being allowed at a time.

Odisha Assembly Monsoon Session: Restrictions Imposed On Vehicular Movement In Bhubaneswar
Odisha Assembly Monsoon Session: Restrictions Imposed On Vehicular Movement In Bhubaneswar

Restrictions will be imposed on plying of vehicles on roads adjacent to the Odisha Legislative Assembly during the monsoon session commencing September 1.

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Odisha Govt Creates 271 New Posts For Sundergarh MCH

As many as 160 teaching and 85 non-teaching posts in various disciplines of the medical college and hospital have been created. Similarly, 10 posts have been created in the office of the Dean & Principal while 16 in the office of the Superintendent of the medical college and hospital.

Drought-Like Situation: Odisha CM Directs Contingency Crop Plan; LI Points To Be Functional In 7 Day
Drought-Like Situation: Odisha CM Directs Contingency Crop Plan; LI Points To Be Functional In 7 Days

Apart from the contingency crop plan, the State government has also directed authorities to ensure water supply to the canals and maintain coordination in execution of MNREGS programmes.

Miscreants Loot Valuables From Lady OAS Officer’s House In Bhubaneswar Twice In 12 Days
Miscreants Loot Valuables From Lady OAS Officer’s House In Bhubaneswar Twice In 12 Days

The burglars had first struck at Priyadarshini’s house located in Nayapalli and decamped with gold ornaments and cash worth around Rs 3 lakh on August 18

IMD Predicts Heavy Rain In Odisha Between Sept 3-5; Check Latest Weather Update
IMD Predicts Heavy Rain In Odisha Between Sept 3-5; Check Latest Weather Update

The IMD has also sounded a yellow warning for the districts of Koraput, Malkangiri, Nabarangpur, Keonjhar, Mayurbhyanj, Rayagada, Gajapati, Dhenkanal, Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur and Kendrapara.

Covid Unlock Guidelines For September Announced; Weekend Shutdown Lifted, Night Curfew In Urban Area
Covid Unlock Guidelines For September Announced; Weekend Shutdown Lifted, Night Curfew In Urban Areas

Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) Pradeep Jena said that in view of the drop in daily cases of Covid-19 infections, the State government has decided to relax restrictions to support the livelihood of people. As per the decision, the weekend shutdown which was enforced in Cuttack, Bhubaneswar and Puri has been lifted.

‘Fake Teachers’ Identification Drive Underway In Odisha, FIRs To Be Lodged
‘Fake Teachers’ Identification Drive Underway In Odisha, FIRs To Be Lodged

Senior officials said that recently a PIL has been filed in the Orissa High Court and the court has sought status report on the number of FIRs registered so far.

Odisha Para-Athletes Sit On Dharna
Odisha Para-Athletes Sit On Dharna, Demand Regular Govt Jobs On Par With Other Sportspersons

Members of the Odisha Para Players’ Forum (OPPF) resorted to a peaceful demonstration in front of the State Sports and Youth Services Department office alleging apathy and discrimination by the government

Security Blanket On Odisha Assembly For Monsoon Session From Tomorrow, Parties Buckle Up
Security Blanket On Odisha Assembly For Monsoon Session From Tomorrow, Parties Buckle Up

The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) has exuded confidence that it is ready to face all debates and discussions with its own strategy. The ruling party has said that it would counter the Opposition with issues of caste census, increasing 50% reservation quota, and farmers' suffering with crop insurance schemes among others.

Centre Seeks VGF Support From Odisha For More International Flights From Bhubaneswar
Centre Seeks VGF Support From Odisha For More International Flights From Bhubaneswar

The Centre has urged Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik to provide 100 per cent Viability Gap Fund (VGF) support to usher in a new opportunity for more international flight operations from Bhubaneswar

Woman Thrashed By Daughter-In-Law
Caught On CCTV: Woman Thrashed By Daughter-In-Law And Her Family In Bhubaneswar

An elderly woman was allegedly thrashed by her daughter-in-law and the latter's family at her residence in Sailashree Vihar area of Bhubaneswar over a domestic dispute

Odisha Congress MLA Tara Bahinipati
Tara Mellows Down After Spewing Venom, Says OPCC Chief Is His Elder Brother

The Jeypore MLA had openly challenged the authority of Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) president Niranjan Patnaik and said he should step down from the post.

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Foiled ATM Loot Bid: Thieves Used Simple Device To Steal Cash From Dispensers

The ATM looters nabbed by the Lingaraj Police used a metal plate to block the cash from getting dispensed and decamp after the unsuspecting customer leaves the kiosk without money

Hospital Staff Held For Trying To Pocket CMRF Money Using Forged Documents
Hospital Staff Held For Trying To Pocket CMRF Money Using Forged Documents

Preliminary investigation revealed that three persons from Nayagarh district had submitted documents pertaining to treatment at a leading private hospital. The fraud attempt was busted after the health department during routine verification found the documents fake.

September Covid Guidelines:  Odisha Traders’ Association Seeks Lifting Of Weekend Shutdown
September Covid Guidelines: Odisha Traders’ Association Seeks Lifting Of Weekend Shutdown

The Odisha government should also consider the lifting of weekend shutdown restrictions (Saturdays and Sundays) which are presently enforced in Cuttack, Bhubaneswar and Puri, Traders Association said.

BJP Trains Guns On Odisha Govt, Releases Compiled Media Reports On BMC Failures
BJP Trains Guns On Odisha Govt, Releases Compiled Media Reports On BMC Failures

Senior leaders including State BJP President Samir Mohanty, Bhubaneswar district president Babu Singh and others were present during the booklet release event in Bhubaneswar.

COVID-19 Sero Survey In Bhubaneswar: BMC Appoints Nodal Officers
COVID-19 Sero Survey In Bhubaneswar: BMC Appoints Nodal Officers 

Five nodal officers have been appointed in Bhubaneswar for the smooth conduct of Covid-19 Sero survey scheduled on August 31 and September 1.

Youth Stabbed To Death After Brawl Over Boozing In Bhubaneswar
Youth Stabbed To Death After Brawl Over Boozing In Bhubaneswar

Sanatan Routray, who owned a mobile shop at Dumduma market, was allegedly stabbed to death with a kitchen knife in Raghunath Nagar under Khandagiri police limits in Bhubaneswar late on Sunday night.