Tag: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik

Bagala Dharamshala Row: BJP's Padyatra From Puri To Bhubaneswar Today

Puri: Intensifying its protest against the Bagala Dharmashala land row, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will launch a Padyatra from Puri to Bhubaneswar and meet Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday. According to sources, the padytra will begin from Srimandir in Puri to the CM’s residence in Bhubaneswar. The members of the saffron party will […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
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Clean Hands, Save Lives: Odisha CM Naveen's Appeal To People On Global Handwashing Day

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday appealed people to wash hands frequently to prevent the spread of Covid-19 on the occasion of Global Handwashing Day 2020 today. Taking to twitter, CM Naveen said that the world is at a crucial stage in the fight against Covid-19 and gradually adapting to post-lockdown life. At […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Wishes Pour In As CM Naveen Turns 75 Today

Bhubaneswar: As Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik turned 75 today, wishes started pouring in for the top dignitaries including PM Narendra Modi and other senior leaders from across the political divide. “Birthday greetings to Odisha CM Shri Naveen Patnaik Ji. Praying for his long and healthy life,” tweeted the PM. Birthday greetings to Odisha CM Shri […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Odisha: ‘Bande Utkal Janani’ included in school syllabus
Odisha: ‘Bande Utkal Janani’ included in school syllabus

Bhubaneswar: Students in schools will learn and sing ‘Bande Utkal Janani’ as the Odisha government has decided to include the State anthem in the syllabus. A notification has been issued in this regard after Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik passed an order on the same. In a tweet, the Information and Public Relation (I&PR) Department informed […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
Parents’ Body Alleges Mass Education Dept Plans To Close down 14,000 Govt Schools

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Abhibhabak Mahasangh, an organisation of parents across the state, has written to Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik seeking the latter’s intervention over the alleged plans of the School and Mass Education Department to close down around 14,000 government-run schools in the state to benefit private schools. In fact, the organisation has demanded the […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
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Covid-19 Vaccination In Odisha: Chief Minister Announces Priority Groups

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday announced that people above 60 years, pregnant women and health workers will be given priority during the vaccination process for Covid-19 once the vaccine is available. He made the announcement while reviewing the Coronavirus scenario in the State. The Odisha government had already commenced process for the preparation […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
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Odisha CM Urges Centre To Bring Clarity On Time Frame For Conduct Of Exams

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Government on Wednesday has urged the Centre to set a time frame for conduct of the Board and Higher Secondary Examinations during the academic session 2020-21. In a letter to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik stated that the students and parents are worried due to the absence […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
Odisha Congress Seeks CM Naveen's Resignation Over Deteriorating Law And Order Situation

Bhubaneswar: A day after coming under attack for allegedly keeping a suspicious silence over the brutal murder of five-year-old Nayagarh girl ‘Pari’, the Odisha Congress unit on Tuesday launched a counter attack on the State government by raking up the deteriorating law and order situation issue. The Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) president, Niranjan Patnaik […]

  • Thursday, 08 April 2021
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Odisha Gets Over Rs 1.25 Lakh Cr Investment Despite Covid-19

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday said Odisha has received an investment of over Rs 1.25 crore since February 2020 despite Covid-19 pandemic. “We have received an investment of over 1.25 lakh crore rupees since February 2020 despite the wrath of coronavirus. Our Start-Up policy is also one of the best in the country,” […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
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Odisha: 'Mo School Abhiyan' Gets Bureaucratic Boost

Bhubaneswar: Following the Chief Minister’s appeal to adopt schools under Government’s ‘Mo School’ initiative,  senior officers including 16 top bureaucrats of the State have come forward to give a boost to the government’s initiative. Several bureaucrats including senior IAS officers have adopted over 30 schools from across the State. Among them, 13 are from the […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
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Odisha: Under Pressure Government Puts BMC Revised Holding Tax On Hold

Bhubaneswar: After drawing flak from several quarters over the hike in holding tax effected by the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC), the Odisha government on Monday put the revised tax on hold. Speaking to media, Housing and Urban Development Minister Pratap Jena said that holding tax in the Capital city will continue to be collected as […]

  • Saturday, 03 April 2021
Private Investment Inflow Hit 6-Year High In The Covid-19 Year In Odisha!
Private Investment Inflow Hit 6-Year High In The Covid-19 Year In Odisha!

Bhubaneswar: The Covid-19 pandemic seems to have emerged as the deciding factor as far as the private investment inflow to states in the country is concerned. As of now, western states seems to have emerged as the big losers. Karnataka and Odisha have emerged as the big gainers in the inflow of private investments. The […]

  • Monday, 01 March 2021
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Odisha Seeks Centre To Send 'Very Corrupt' IFS Officer Abhay Pathak On Compulsory Retirement

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has recommended the Central Government for the compulsory retirement of ‘very corrupt and high-flying’ IFS officer Abhay Kant Pathak. “It is for the first time that an All India Services Officer has been recommended by the Odisha Government for compulsory retirement on grounds of corruption,” stated CM Naveen in […]

  • Monday, 01 March 2021