Tag: Arun Bothra

OTV Opinion Poll On Covid Lockdown In Odisha
Odisha Unlock Guidelines For August Today, What May Open, What May Not

Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) PK Jena is scheduled to address a press conference in the afternoon regarding the fresh guidelines

  • Saturday, 31 July 2021
I find Patnagarh story very intriguing and interesting: Atul Kulkarni

Bollywood actor Atul Kulkarni, playing the role of Crime Branch IG Arun Bothra in the upcoming Odia film ‘Patnagarh’ shares his thoughts on his first Odia movie and the character. The much awaited film being made in both Odia and Telugu  is set to hit the screens in Dussehra.   Your experience in Odisha?   […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Report Power Theft, Earn Reward: CESU CEO Arun Bothra

Bhubaneswar: The Central Electricity Supply Utility (CESU) in Odisha that had been grappling with problems of power pilferage and revenue loss therewith besides complaints by the consumers over recurrent power cuts since years seems to have got the ‘mastermind’ to set things right. Crime Branch IG Arun Bothra who took charge as the Chief Executive Officer […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
We Need Buses Not Metros: Arun Bothra After 'Mo Bus' Adjudged Best City Bus Service

Bhubaneswar: ‘Mo Bus’ Service, which was launched as a part of state government-owned Capital Region Urban Transport’s (CRUT) ‘City Bus Modernisation’ programme last year, has been adjudged the Best City Bus Service Project by the Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs. The Award was conferred on CRUT by the Ministry on the occasion of 12th […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
Big Let Down by Odisha public! State sits at top in loss per power theft

Bhubaneswar: It’s incredible. The people here have let down the State. For which, Odisha now tops the country in proportion of power lost per theft in towns. As per the data available under IPDS (Integrated Power Development Scheme) till July 2019, Odisha with a massive 30.54 per cent loss of power per theft sits at […]

  • Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Major Bureaucratic Reshuffle In Odisha, Arun Bothra Gets Additional Charge Of OSRTC CMD

Bhubaneswar: Senior IPS officer Arun Bothra has been given additional charge of Chief Managing Director (CMD) of Odisha State Road Transport Corporation (OSRTC) in a major bureaucratic reshuffle effected by the Odisha government today. Bothra, a 1996 batch IPS officer, got the additional charge as the OSRTC CMD in addition to his duty as the […]

  • Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Won't Tolerate If Power Supply To Poor Consumers Is Disconnected, Rues Congress; BJP Smells Tata Power-CESU Deal

Bhubaneswar: A day after CESU CEO, Arun Bothra announced about launching special drive from January 16 to disconnect power supply of defaulting consumers, senior Congress leader Suresh Routray today warned the power distribution company to roll back its decision and stated that the party will not tolerate if poor consumers are forced to bear the […]

  • Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Are Electricity Meters Correct? What Happens To Security Deposits? Odisha Utility Hit By Slew Of RTI Queries

Bhubaneswar: Ahead of proposed disconnection drive of Central Electricity Supply Utility (CESU) over pending electricity dues, Jan Jagran Manch today opposed the move and threatened for agitation if the ‘anti-people’ order is not withdrawn within 24 hours. Raising doubts over the efficacy of the digital meters installed and whether the security deposits made by consumers […]

  • Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Defaulting Commercial Consumers To Face Heat First: CESU On Power Disconnection Drive

Bhubaneswar: The mass disconnection of electricity supply will begin as per schedule with defaulting commercial consumers and households who despite being capable to repay have not deliberately cleared their arrears by 15 January 2020 will face the termination first, Senior General Manager of CESU, Manoj Singh informed today. Addressing queries by the media, Singh reiterated […]

  • Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Crackdown On Power Defaulters In Odisha: Electricity Disconnection Drive From Tomorrow

Bhubaneswar: With the deadline provided by the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of CESU, Arun Bothra ending today, defaulters of power dues in the nine districts under the utility’s jurisdiction will face disconnection from tomorrow. As per a CESU report, 8.95 lakh consumers have a pending dues totaling to Rs 1,494 Crore. A total of 413 […]

  • Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Coronavirus Curbs: CESU Closes Collection Counters, Urges To Make Online Payment

Bhubaneswar: The Central Electricity Supply Utility (CESU) in Odisha has announced to close down all its collection counters in districts of Khurda, Kendrapara, Angul & Puri Municipality areas from Mar 23 to 29 as a preventive measure against the COVID-19 outbreak. It has urged all its consumers to use the online payment facility instead of […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Humanity conquers! Odisha IPS ‘trained’ 20 litres camel milk for Mumbai autistic kid
Humanity conquers! Odisha IPS ‘trained’ 20 litres camel milk for Mumbai autistic kid

Bhubaneswar/Mumbai: At a time when the COVID-19 pandemic has brought the entire world to its knees disrupting life of billions across the globe, it might have socially distanced people but in true sense, it has brought humanity together in an extraordinary manner. In India where the pandemic has locked in millions inside their homes, responsibility […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Not All Heroes Wear Capes: Humanity gives birth to more Covid19 warriors during lockdown

Bhubaneswar: Think of any problem, be it medicine or ration or even hearing aid cells, it is now getting delivered right at the door step of people during the toughest times of COVID-19 lockdown. Thanks to the volunteers spread across the length and breadth of the country who move mountains to help amidst strict lockdown […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
Odisha IPS Officer’s One-Response-Fits-All On Sushant Singh Rajput Death Silences Naysayers

Bhubaneswar: While the death of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput has sent shock waves in Bollywood, it has now equally taken the internet by storm with various theories abuzz with speculations regarding reason behind this untimely death. Joining the twitterati were many journalists who didn’t deter in questioning the reason of launching an investigation into […]

  • Thursday, 15 April 2021
Mo Bus To Run Daily, Know Route Details & Restrictions

Bhubaneswar: The Capital Region Urban Transport (CRUT), which manages Mo Bus in Bhubaneswar, Cuttack and Puri, has decided to run its buses on all seven days of the week. As informed by the CMD of CRUT Arun Bothra, the buses that were earlier running five-day a week will now run daily following the abolishment of […]

  • Tuesday, 13 April 2021