Tag: Cuttack

12-year-old Twin Prodigies To Represent Odisha At National Chess Tournament

While outdoor sporting events have taken a back seat during the pandemic, these twins from Odisha have earned a coveted distinction.The twin brothers who reside in Mahatab Road in Cuttack are Priyansh and Sriyansh The twin brothers have earned the opportunity to represent Odisha in the ongoing national chess tournament in India. The tournament began in online mode on June 16.

Odisha’s Zomato Girl Breaks Stereotype And She Is Aiming Higher

Covid-19 pandemic may have hurled adversities at her, but she refused to bow down. The sheer drive to overcome challenges in life motivated Bishnupriya Swain of Cuttack to crush stereotypes. In order to earn money to fund her education and also support her family financially, Bishnupriya decided to take up a part-time job as a Zomato delivery agent.

ECMO Treatment
Six ECMO Machines To Be Set-Up In Cuttack Hospital: Odisha DMET Chief

There are just 21 ECMO machines across India. Directorate of Medical Education And Training (DMET) chief, Dr. CBK Mohanty on Monday informed that there are just 21 Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) machines all over India. He informed that the need for ECMO was not felt earlier as it is used in very critical cases only. However, with the rise in demand for ECMO due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Odisha government will set up six ECMO machines in Cuttack SCB hospital, he informed. 

OHRC Directs Cuttack Collector, CMC To Rehabilitate Displaced Settlers

The Odisha Human Rights Commission (OHRC) directed Cuttack Collector and the Commissioner of Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) to take immediate measures to rehabilitate and resettle the people of Balisahi slum near Nuapada area

CMC Launches Doorstep Vaccination And Testing Drive For Elderly, Differently-Abled

In a welcome move, the Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) has started doorstep vaccination and testing service for Divyang and elderly persons of and above 70 years-old.

Police Personnel
Over 210 Commissionerate Police Personnel Test Positive For COVID-19

The rapid spread of the second wave of Coronavirus infection in the Twin City has hit the Commissionerate Police hard with it’s over 210 personnel getting infected with the virus

Eid Celebrations
Low Key Eid Celebrations In Odisha Amid Covid-19 Restrictions

Eid ul Fitr is being celebrated among the Muslim communities across Odisha today in a low-key manner due to the restrictions imposed to contain Covid-19 cases in the State

Commissionerate Police
Commissionerate Police Launches Helpline Number To Redress Grievances Of Senior Citizens

In a bid to redress the grievances of senior citizens in the Twin Cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar, the Commissionerate Police introduced a helpline number on Tuesday

Cuttack May Already Be In Community Transmission Phase: CMC Official

Amid a rising trend in the covid-19 graph in Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) area, the civic body has apprehended community transmission which led to a steady rise in the number of positive cases in the city.

Katuri Gang
Odisha: Five Of Notorious Axe Gang Arrested, 200 Gm Gold, 6 Kg Silver Seized

Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate Police on Wednesday arrested five dreaded criminals of notorious ‘Katuri Gang’ (Axe Gang) which has been terrorising the twin city residents for the last several months. The…