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COVID-19: Here’s The List Of Paid Quarantine Centres In Cuttack & Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: The COVID-19 graph is steadily increasing in Odisha and as per authorities the State is witnessing a peak in the month of August. The State reported another 2,752 new COVID-19 cases, taking the tally to 84,231 on Tuesday. The twin cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar are also witnessing a steep rise in COVID-19 cases […]

Cuttack City Reports 61 New Covid-19 Cases, 47 Recoveries
COVID-19: Cuttack Building Declared Micro-Containment Zone

Cuttack: The authorities of the Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) on Monday declared a building at Kumbhara Sahi under ward no.26 as a micro-containment zone following the detection of COVID-19 cases. As per CMC officials, around 24 people from among nine families staying at the particular building at Kumbhara street, tested positive for COVID-19 when their […]

Cuttack To Get Another COVID-19 Hospital Soon

Cuttack: Another dedicated COVID-19 hospital will be made operational in Cuttack in the next couple of days to further bolster the health infrastructure in the district, informed Cuttack Collector, Bhabani Shankar Chayani on Tuesday. After a high-level review meeting chaired by the Cuttack district COVID observer, Saurabh Garg, the district Collector informed that the dedicated […]

COVID-19: Highest Spike of 167 Cases Push Cuttack’s Tally Near 2500-Mark

Cuttack: The millennium city of Cuttack on Monday reported its highest single-day spike of 167 COVID-19 cases, taking the tally to 2,437. As per the Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC), 25 new COVID-19 cases were reported from Nimba Sahi area, Chauliaganj (ward No 42), which was declared containment zone today. #Cuttack #SpecialCOVID19Update: Few new #COVID19 positive […]

Odisha Unlock 3: Shop Opening Hours Revised For Cuttack City

Cuttack: Keeping in view the rapid increase in COVID-19 cases in the city, the Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) revised the Unlock 3 guidelines by ordering closure of all shops barring medicine shops by 8:30 PM in place of 9:00 PM. It will be applicable for all the areas falling under the CMC jurisdiction. As per […]

Cuttack COVID19 caseload breaches 500 mark, 57 new cases in Malgodown, Behera Sahi

Cuttack: The numbers that seem to stack against the containment, sanitisation and awareness strategy of the Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC), Behera Sahi near Cuttack Malgodown reported 57 new positive cases in last 24 hours. While 14 cases were brought to notice on August 1, no less than 22 cases were detected on August 2 in […]

Cuttack Traders Threaten To Close Malgodown Demanding COVID19 Testing

Cuttack: Citing threat of COVID-19 spread, the traders in Cuttack have threatened to close Malgodown if the inhabitants of nearby Behera Sahi are not tested for coronavirus in the next three days. Alleging violation of COVID-19 containment zone restrictions by locals of Behera Sahi, house to most of the workers engaged in the Malgodown, a […]

CMC To Convert Barabati, Nehru Stadiums Into Covid Care Centres!

Cuttack: In view of the worsening situation in silver city due to massive spike in COVID-19 cases, the Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) has reportedly earmarked over 200 beds in Barabati stadium and Jawahar Lal Nehru indoor stadium that will soon be turned into makeshift Covid care facilities. The move has been taken by the civic […]

CMC Declares Old Rausapatana As Containment Zone

Cuttack: The Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) on Monday declared parts of Old Rausapatana in Ward No 27 as containment zone following detection of five new COVID-19 positive cases in the area. CMC Commissioner Ananya Das in a notification has released an indicative sketch map of the area for general awareness. As per the notification, all […]

Drinking Water Crisis Hits Cuttack’s Ward No.1

Cuttack: A picture of a remote area comes to our mind whenever we think about drinking water woes in Odisha. But the residents of a locality in Cuttack have been grappling with acute water shortage since decades. Though pipelines have been laid, the residents of Bidanasi Nayak Sahi under ward no.1 of Cuttack Municipal Corporation […]

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Odisha Govt Allows Plying Of Buses In Green Zones

Bhubaneswar: Putting an end to the confusion over the movement of buses during the extended lockdown period, Odisha government today announced that buses will be allowed to ply on both intra-district and inter-district routes in Green zones of the State. The bus services will, however, remain prohibited in Orange and Red zones, clarified Special Relief […]

Coronavirus Lockdown In Odisha: FAQs Answered Here
Bhubaneswar and Cuttack continue to be under lockdown

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Sunday said lockdown restrictions will continue in the twin cities of Bhubaneswar and Cuttack to contain the spread of COVID-19. Chief secretary Asit Tripathy informed that the twin cities continue to be under lockdown restrictions. Also Read: COVID-19 Lockdown Blow: Unemployment Rate In Odisha Zooms To 4-Yr High In March! […]

Coronavirus lockdown in Odisha: Home delivery operators, grocery outlets exempted
Coronavirus lockdown in Odisha: Home delivery operators, grocery outlets exempted

Bhubaneswar: In order to resolve the issues faced by the residents of the State amid the nationwide lockdown to tackle the spread of coronavirus cases in the country, the Odisha Government has exempted many e-commerce companies from lockdown restrictions. The step was taken to ensure denizens stay at home and maintain social distancing. In a […]

Cyclone Bulbul wreaks havoc in north Odisha on Nov 9 early morning!

Bhubaneswar: Even as Odisha has been out of the glare of Bulbul’s eye, the satellite pictures clearly show how the very severe cyclone Bulbul in the early morning hours on November 9 made a devastating ‘kiss’ to the  north Odisha coasts (see the image above). Odisha has witnessed the maximum damage during the early morning […]

Cyclone Bulbul impact on Odisha ticks from Nov 8 midnight, landfall in WB on Nov 9 evening!

Bhubaneswar: With the very severe cyclonic storm Bulbul now being stationed at nearly 500 km away from Vishakapatnam at 12 hours today, Odisha will be witnessing the Bulbul impact from midnight of November 8. As per the Joint Typhoon Warning Centre’s (JTWC) latest bulletin, Bulbul will come closest to Odisha coast at midnight today, and […]

Cyclone Bulbul Impact: Here are Odisha places that will witness heavy rains & wind!

Bhubaneswar:  With the tropical cyclone Bulbul taking birth in Bay of Bengal, and it’s eye being also shaping up fast, indications are that ‘Bulbul’ will chirp louder soon (means intensify into a severe cyclonic storm). And all eyes now are on where would Bulbul fly. It’s where the newly born Bulbul tests the acumen of […]

Relief Moment: Met Agencies across globe say severe Bulbul cyclone will kiss & leave Odisha!

Bhubaneswar: Seemingly a big relief for Odisha. The ‘Bulbul’ will not come for nest-searching in the State. Almost all lead Met agencies world over has made the forecast of relief for the State. There is now apparently unanimity in the Met community that the tropical cyclone Bulbul will not make land fall in Odisha. And […]

Sexual harassment slur against former CMC Corporator

Cuttack: A minor girl has lodged a complaint at the Malgodown police station alleging that an ex-Corporator of the Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) molested her. As per the complainant, when she had gone to the residence of former CMC Corporator Hemant Behera on Thursday night to collect a certificate, he sexually harassed her. After registering […]

LPG Crematorium In Cuttack Lying Defunct

Cuttack: Even though three months have passed since Cyclone Fani pummelled Cuttack, the lone LPG crematorium in Khannagar is yet to be made functional. The Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) has not carried out repair of the crematorium which suffered severe damages during the Cyclone. Denizens of the Millennium City especially poor have been facing difficulties […]

Eviction Drive Sparks Tension in Cuttack

Cuttack: Tension prevailed at CDA Krushak Bazar area here after the slum dwellers opposed an eviction drive launched by the district administration and Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) on Saturday. As per official sources, the eviction was carried out to facilitate construction of a 60-ft road in the area. As a lot of illegal squatters had […]

Fresh Jaundice Cases Scare Cuttack Residents Again

Cuttack: After a brief lull, the residents of Cuttack are yet again in a state of panic with more than 20 fresh cases of jaundice being reported from Ganga Mandir area here. The local residents have alleged that despite jaundice surfacing in ward no 13, 18 and 19 of Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) every year, […]

JICA’s haphazard road construction adds to woes of Cuttack residents

Cuttack: The haphazard road construction work by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has now given rise to new a problem for the residents of Cuttack. As sand is now being used at several places to fill the craters where construction work was undertaken for the integrated sanitation project, it is leading to road mishaps. […]

Heat Wave: CMC yet to come up with water kiosks in Cuttack

Bhubaneswar/Cuttack/Bolangir: Normal life across Odisha particularly Western, interior and coastal districts of the State has been completely paralysed due to the prevailing heat wave conditions. The drinking water crisis has compounded the miseries of the people especially those coming to the millennium city of Cuttack as the Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) is yet to set […]

CMC corporators accuse Mayor of favouritism

Cuttack: After the five-year tenure of the Cuttack Municipal Coporation (CMC) Council ended on Tuesday and the administration took charge of the civic body, severe allegations surfaced against CMC Mayor Meenakshi Behera. The Corporators of both Congress and BJP alleged that the Mayor did not carry out any development work in the city and was […]

Cuttack ‘Gadakhai’ revival, beautification stuck in limbo

Cuttack: The wait for modern parks and boating facilities at Gadakhai continues to get longer. Due to lack of coordination between Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) and Archaeological Survey of India (ASI), the restoration of Gadakhai moat under the Integrated Barabati Fort Area development project, is yet to be completed. It is pertinent to mention here […]