At least five shops opened on the occasion of Raja festival in violation of Covid-19 restrictions, were sealed in Bhubaneswar on Monday.
Bhubaneswar: A private school at Chintamaniswar area in the Smart City was sealed by the authorities of the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Tuesday for allegedly violating COVID-19 norms. A senior BMC officials informed that despite a strict directions that all educational institutions will remain closed till December 31 in view of the Covid-19 pandemic […]
Balasore: In what seems to be a game of music chairs, Odisha BJP leader Lekhashree Samantsinghar on Friday, alleged violation of Covid-19 guidelines by State Food Supplies and Consumer Welfare Minister Ranendra Pratap Swain during the ongoing campaign for Balasore by-election. Samantsinghar submitted a complaint to Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) and Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) […]
Bhubaneswar: The Twin City Commissionerate Police sealed a resto-bar on Infocity Road of the capital city on Sunday for hosting a birthday party flouting social distancing norms and other Covid-19 protocols. The bar owner has also been served a notice in this regard, said reports. Acting on a tip-off, a team of Commissionerate Police conducted […]
Bhubaneswar: BJD MP Rajashree Mallick on Monday defended party MLA Umakanta Samantray and other leaders over the alleged violation of Covid-19 guidelines while attending the funeral of late senior leader Pradeep Maharathy at Swargadwar in Puri on October 24. “Uma has done nothing wrong in attending the funeral,” said Rajashree in defence of the Satyabadi […]
Keonjhar: Severe shortage of fertiliser at the height of the paddy growing season has hit the farmers hard in Keonjhar district, prompting them to gather in huge numbers at local cooperative offices in the times of Covid-19 pandemic. About 5000 farmers were seen gathering at Telkoi Large Area Multi-Purpose Societies (LAMPS) to collect fertiliser, throwing […]
Bhadrak: Sometimes people do the exact things that are prohibited because it is a human tendency, a behavioural trait that makes humans vulnerable. Disregard to rules is one thing but mass marriage with a gathering of hundreds of people at a time of pandemic is beyond belief. Bewildering pictures came from Bhadrak’s Basudevpur town where […]
Bhubaneswar: Terming the FIR lodged against her as vendetta politics of Odisha government, Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita Sarangi today said that she had taken all the precautions and followed social distancing and other COVID-19 norms during a public meeting where she shared the achievements of Narendra Modi government with people. Expressing surprise over the FIR, Sarangi […]