Tag: Advisory

A scene during thunderstorm in Bhubaneswar
Cyclone ‘Yaas’: Odisha Govt Issues SOP For Urban Local Bodies

Standard Operating Procedures has been issued for ULBs in view of the forthcoming cyclonic storm 'Yaas'

Republic Day Celebrations: Commissionerate Police Issues Advisory

Bhubaneswar: Ahead of the Republic Day celebrations, the Commissionerate Police on Monday issued an advisory for public. The Mahatma Gandhi Marg, where the State-level parade will be held on January 26 (tomorrow), will remain out of bounds for public. The movement of vehicles and pedestrians will be completely restricted from 6:30 am to 9 am, […]

Personal Info Of COVID-19 Infected To Be Kept Confidential: Odisha Govt

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has barred the media from revealing information about the COVID-19 infected persons, their family members, doctors and health workers treating the patient. The advisory has been issued under Section-2 of the Epidemic Diseases Act 1897 and in conformity with Rule 17 of guidelines issued by the Press Council of India, informed […]

Coronavirus: Odisha Issues Advisory For Holi Celebrations

Bhubaneswar: As a precautionary measure amid Coronavirus outbreak, the Odisha Health Department has issued advisory for Holi celebrations tomorrow. Through the advisory, people have been asked to not use colours in the face, refrain from playing in large gatherings, avoid community bathing and hugging. The advisory urges everyone to wash hands multiple times and those […]

Crime Branch Releases Advisory Warning On Illegal Money Circulation Schemes

Bhubaneswar: The Economic Offences Wing(EOW) of Crime Branch, Odisha Police has released an advisory warning about the illegal money circulation schemes run by a private company. In the advisory, people have been warned about the fraud schemes of Vihaan Direct Selling (India) Private Limited, a franchisee of Hong Kong-based Q-Net Group of companies’, which lures […]

Odisha Crime Branch issues advisory on witness protection

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Crime Branch (CB) issued an advisory to all SPs, DIGs and the Commissionerate Police (CP) today asking them to ensure safety and security of witnesses in various cases during trails in courts. In a 15-point circular, the CB has directed the police officials to provide protection to witnesses if there is any […]

Odisha DGP issues advisory against circulation of viral videos

Bhubaneswar: With the rise in incidents of viral pictures and videos containing obscenity in the State, the Odisha police today issued advisory to all district SPs and the general public to check transmission of such items on various social media platforms. While inaugurating a cyber forensic lab on the premises of the State Forensic Laboratory […]

Blue Whale challenge: Goa Police issues advisory for parents

Panaji: The suicides of two youngsters in Kerala and Maharashtra while playing the Blue Whale challenge, has forced the Goa Police to issue a formal advisory to parents on safeguarding their wards from playing the online game. The advisory released by the Crime Branch late on Thursday, asked parents to install parental control software in computers […]

Ransomware attack: Govt hospitals continue to fall prey

Bhubaneswar: There seems to be no let up in the Ransomware attacks in the state as computers of two hospitals in Kalahandi and Sambalpur have reportedly been affected by the WannaCry virus here on Saturday. According to reports, two computers of Niramaya store in Kesinga in Kahalandi were attacked by the Ransomware malware which came […]

WannaCry, a global problem, Odisha on alert: IT Minister

Bhubaneswar: Even as WannaCry Ransomware continues to affect computers in several places in Odisha, IT Minister Chandra Sarathi Behera on Thursday assured that ‘adequate measures’ are being taken to tackle the situation. The statement came soon after computers at Utkal Gramya Bank in Titlagarh were hacked on Thursday.  This is the second Ransomware attack to […]

Ransomware cyber attack: CB takes over Berhampur hospital case

Bhubaneswar: Odisha CID Crime Branch on Wednesday took over the WannaCry Ransomware attack in Berhampur City hospital, the first instance of the latest cyber attack to be reported in the state. A three member team of Cyber Crime Police Station has been formed to investigate the case, informed Special Director General of Police (Crime Branch) […]

Ransomware cyber attack: IT Dept releases advisory   

Bhubaneswar: In view of the global WannaCry Ransomware cyber attack, the state IT Department has released an advisory to avoid possibles attack in the state in future. The IT department has advised all the departments to follow the instructions prescribed  in the advisory to prevent computers from getting hacked. In the advisory, the department has […]

WannaCry Ransomeware: Crime Branch issues advisory

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Crime Branch on Monday issued an advisory on Wannacry Ransomeware attack and possible measures that internet users need to follow as a preventive measure. Special Director General (DG) Police (Crime Branch) B.K. Sharma in a tweet informed about the advisory which has been uploaded on official website of Odisha Police, www.odishapolicecidcb.gov.in. Reserve Bank […]