Tag: Ganjam Collector

Dubious poll funding: Ganjam collector comes out in defense of CM Naveen Patnaik

Cuttack: While the blame game and war of words over the alleged dubious poll funding by the BJD during the 2014 general election is still on, the Ganjam collector has filed a recall petition in Orissa High Court today to dismiss the writ petition as the petitioner is not a resident of the concerned constituency. […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
4 killed in Chilika boat capsize

Berhampur: In a tragic incident, four persons including two children died when a boat in which they travelling capsized in Chilika lake this morning. Reports said 29 members (18 male, 8 female and 3 children) of a family and their relatives and friends of Sabulia village were on the way to Ghantasila inside the lake […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Ganjam Vendors Asked To Display Covid Jab Certificates In Shops
Ganjam Vendors Asked To Display Covid Jab Certificates In Shops

In yet another initiative to help boost the ongoing vaccination drive against Covid-19, the Ganjam district administration has requested all vendors to vaccinate themselves and put up vaccination certificate in front of their shops.

  • Tuesday, 22 June 2021
Shinde Dattatraya Bhausaheb
Op-Ed: Walking The Extra Mile

By Ashutosh Mishra Bhubaneswar: It is not often that one sees an IAS officer in Odisha trekking through a hilly terrain and fording a river to reach out to people living life dangerously in virtually inaccessible areas. On Sunday the sub-collector of Ganjam, Shinde Dattatraya Bhausaheb undertook such a journey to interact with the residents […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
Patient Care In Govt-Run Hospitals To Be Digitised In Ganjam

Berhampur: Patient care in government-run hospitals is all set to be digitised in Odisha’s Ganjam district soon, a senior official said. The district administration has decided to introduce paperless patient care under “Mo Hospital” (my hospital) scheme wherein prescriptions and case histories will be digitalised, the official said. The proposed system, billed as the first […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
38 Labourers Reach Odisha From Chennai Via Sea Route, Detained & Quarantined

Berhampur: Defying the ongoing nationwide COVID-19 lockdown, as many as 38 labourers including some fishermen reached Odisha from Chennai on Saturday after a five-day journey along the sea route, all in an attempt to be back to their respective villages. However, as soon as they arrived in Sonepur under Chikiti block of Ganjam district, they […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
Four More COVID Care Centres Come Up In Ganjam Amid Surge In Coronavirus Cases

Berhampur: In view of increasing trend of COVID-19 positives cases in Ganjam, the district administration has set up four more COVID Care Centres (CCC) with a total bed capacity of 470. The Care Centres will be exclusively used for management of COVID-19 patients by isolating them from community, district collector Vijay Amruta Kulange said in […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
Ganjam Collector Kulange
Ganjam Unlikely To Witness Community Transmission, Says Collector Kulange

Bhubaneswar: Even as COVID cases continue to explode in Ganjam, district Collector Vijay Amruta Kulange today assured that steps are being taken to avoid community transmission. In fact, he seemed sanguine when he said that such a situation is unlikely in the district as all positive cases are returnees detected at the quarantine centres. Speaking […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
COVID-19: Berhampur Town To Be Shut Down Completely For 4 Days

Berhampur: A complete shutdown will be clamped in Berhampur town for a period of four days, informed Ganjam Collector, Vijaya Amruta Kulange citing that the step has been taken to facilitate contact tracing & surveillance. Kulange informed that the shutdown will come to effect from Saturday (June 27) and will remain in force till Tuesday […]

  • Thursday, 15 April 2021
No Need To Panic, COVID-19 Cases Likely To Come Down In Coming Weeks: Ganjam Collector 

Berhampur: Ganjam is seeing a steep rise in COVID19 cases due to intensive door-to-door health screening in the district, said Collector Vijay Amruta Kulange while allaying fears that there is nothing to panic and hopefully cases will come down in the coming weeks. As per the Health & Family Welfare Department, Ganjam has reported more […]

  • Wednesday, 14 April 2021
Covid Hotspot Ganjam Issues Five-Pronged Strategy For Shopkeepers To Fight Pandemic

Ganjam: Ganjam district administration on Sunday issued a five-point strategy (panchasutra) for all shopkeepers in the district to put a lease on the relentless rise in cases of Covid-19. In a video message, Ganjam Collector Vijay Amruta Kulange announced the plan for the shopkeepers and stressed that social distancing norms must be followed strictly in […]

  • Wednesday, 14 April 2021
Divyangs Launch Fast Unto Death Protest Over Plan To Demolish School Building, Ganjam Collector Responds
Divyangs Launch Fast Unto Death Protest Over Plan To Demolish School Building, Ganjam Collector Responds

Berhampur: Divyangs under the banner of Ganjam district Orthopaedically Handicapped Welfare Association on Monday launched a fast unto death protest over the district administration’s plan to demolish their Samartha School meant for the differently-abled students. The agitating members, who sat in protest in front of the collector’s office, have alleged that the district administration has […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Rainfall Forecast: Ganjam Collector Holds Preparatory Meeting

Berhampur: In view of the low pressure and heavy rainfall forecast on October 19 and 20, the Ganjam district collector today hold a preparatory meeting to tackle a probable flood-like situation. The collector has directed all officials and employees not to leave district headquarters in view of the flood-like situation. He has also directed to shift […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Odisha Govt Official Accused Of Bribery, Ganjam Collector Seeks His Premature Retirement

Berhampur: Whose doors will the citizens knock if the ones at the grievance redressal forum considered saviours are themselves mired in corruption? In a shocking incident reported from Ganjam district, Assistant Collector and grievance cell in-charge Banamali Satapathy has been accused of taking bribe of Rs 2.20 lakh from a woman reportedly to facilitate transfer […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021