Tag: Dharmendra Pradhan

Odisha: Here Are The 3 Routes On Which Special Trains Will Run From September 12

Bhubaneswar: The Railways has decided to run three pairs of special trains from Odisha from September 12 to enable migrant workers to return to their respective outstation workplaces. The move came after Union Petroleum minister Dharmendra Pradhan wrote to the Union Railway minister Piyush Goyal requesting the latter to resume operation of Shramik Special train […]

  • Monday, 12 April 2021
Dharmendra Pradhan Urges CM Naveen Patnaik To Implement NDHM, Ayushman Bharat In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan reiterated his request to Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik to implement Ayushman Bharat Yojana and the National Digital Health Mission (NDHM) in the state. In a letter issued to media on Saturday, Pradhan requested to extend whole-hearted support for the implementation of NDHM which will provide timely and efficient […]

  • Monday, 12 April 2021
Dharmendra Pradhan Seeks Centre's Intervention To Safeguard Students' Interests In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday sought the Centre’s intervention to safeguard the interests of students and faculty of universities in Odisha saying amendment of a law through an ordinance by the state government has stripped the academic institutions of their autonomy. The state government passed the ordinance on September 4 to amend the […]

  • Monday, 12 April 2021
Dharmendra Pradhan Calls For Total Shift To Clean Fuels In Prime Tourist Cities

New Delhi: Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday called for the prime tourist cities in the country to completely switch to clean fuels. Addressing a virtual meet on the occasion of World Tourism Day, along with Minister for Tourism Prahlad Singh Patel, Pradhan said that such a move towards sustainability […]

  • Monday, 12 April 2021
Farm Bills: MSP Will Continue Like Before, Reiterates Dharmendra Pradhan; Opposition Fires Salvo

Bhubaneswar: Amidst the protest from the opposition and a section of farmer’s organisations across the State and the country, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Saturday reiterated that farm bills are the need of the 21st century and the minimum support price (MSP) based procurement of agriculture crops from farmers will continue like before. While addressing […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Medical Bodies, PSUs Hailed For Their Fight Against Covid-19 In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Union Petroleom and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan met the heads of Bhubaneswar Regional Medical Research Centre (RMRC), International Centre for Foot and Mouth Disease (ICFMD), All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)-Bhubaneswar and Institute Of Life Sciences (ILS) on Sunday and discussed about Covid-19 management in Odisha and the measures taken to mitigate […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Union Min Dharmendra Pradhan Launches 42 CNG Stations, 3 City Gate Stations
Union Min Dharmendra Pradhan Launches 42 CNG Stations, 3 City Gate Stations

New Delhi: As part of the plan to develop a gas-based economy in the country by making natural gas available across the upcountry regions, Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday dedicated 42 CNG stations and 3 City Gate Stations (CGS) of Torrent Gas to the service of the community. The CNG stations […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Bhubaneswar Blast: IOCL Announces Rs 8 Lakh Ex-gratia For Family Of Deceased

Bhubaneswar: A day after a massive explosion at a petrol pump in Bhubaneswar, Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) on Thursday announced an ex-gratia of Rs 8 lakh for the family of those killed in the mishap. As per reports, one person has died so far in the explosion while several others sustained multiple injuries in […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Repeal Odisha Universities (Amendment) Bill, Dharmendra Pradhan Seeks Education Minister’s Intervention

Bhubaneswar: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has sought Union Education Minister, Ramesh Pokhriyal’s intervention in repealing the Odisha Universities (Amendment) Bill, 2020 which was recently passed in the Odisha Assembly. In a letter, Pradhan has requested Pokhriyal to intervene in the matter keeping in mind the welfare and interest of students, scholars and autonomy of higher […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
'Odisha Received Rs 885 Crore Under AMRUT Scheme In 5 Years'

Bhubaneswar: A total of Rs 885.58 crores was released by the Centre to Odisha under the AMRUT (Atal Mission For Rejuvenation And Urban Transformation) scheme between 2015 and 2020, said Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday. Of the total 191 projects awarded under the scheme so far, 152 projects have been completed and the […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Pradhan Writes To Goyal On Relocation Of Badakamar-Parjang RUB

Bhubaneswar: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has written to Cabinet colleague & Railway Minister Piyush Goyal seeking his intervention into the issue pertaining to relocation/modification of RUB (underpass) in Dhenkanal, Odisha. The RUB at 8/600 km of Badakamar -Pangatira Road in Parjang which is being constructed to divert the PWD road has been experiencing a water-logging […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Odisha Govt’s Poll Promises Fake: Dharmendra Pradhan Targets BJD During Virtual Rally

Bhubaneswar: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has lambasted Naveen-led BJD government while kicking off his campaign today for the upcoming by-polls in Tirtol assembly constituency. During a virtual rally from the party headquarters here, Pradhan alleged that the state government only makes promises prior to the elections but has failed to fulfill any of them. “So […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
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Toxic Ego Will Sink BJD's Ship: Dharmendra Pradhan At Balasore Bypoll Campaign

Balasore: The ongoing campaign for Balasore Sadar by-election gained significant momentum after Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan hit the campaign trail today along with MoS Pratap Sarangi to address a public meeting in Rupsa area here. Addressing the rally, the BJP heavyweight criticised the dictatorial nature of the ruling-BJD while comparing it with Ravana and Duryodhana. […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
BJD Lacks Virtue: Dharmendra Pradhan On 'Defunct Transformer' Jibe At Late MLA

Balasore: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has lashed out at the ruling-BJD for calling late Balasore MLA Madan Mohan Dutta a ‘defunct transformer’. Condemning the remark by BJD leader Kuna Tripathy, Pradhan maintained that such irresponsible and insensible comment is one of the many shreds of evidence which points that ego has completely consumed the party. […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
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Union Min Dharmendra Pradhan Bats For Reopening Of Temples In Odisha

Jagatsinghpur: Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Friday called for the reopening of temples in Odisha. Pradhan made the statement over the contentious issue while campaigning for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate for the forthcoming by-elections in the Tirtol assembly constituency. Pradhan who spoke to OTV after paying a visit to the Maa Sarala temple […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021