• Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Instagram
  • LinkedIn
  • Telegram
  • Koo
  • Youtube
  • ଓଡ଼ିଆରେ ପଢନ୍ତୁ

Tag: Mha

Notice issued to Rahul on his British citizenship

New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has issued a notice to Congress President Rahul Gandhi to clarify his nationality within a fortnight after Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Subramanian Swamy alleged that he is a British national. The MHA in a letter dated April 29, said that Gandhi has declared his nationality as […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
High IPS vacancies playing Havoc in Odisha; situation to worsen in 2020

Bhubaneswar: With filling of a mere 5 vacancies at the IPS level in 2018 and a mere 3 in 2017, Odisha is the only State in the country where the vacancy level of IPS officers, especially at the cutting-edge level of SPs or DIGs, has been among the worst in the country. The vacancy rate […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
3 Cr People Eligible For Inclusion In Final NRC List: MHA

New Delhi: Over three crore people were found eligible for inclusion in the National Register of Citizens (NRC) list, whereas 19,06,657 people who did not submit claims were left out, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) said on Saturday. A total of 3,11,21,004 people were found eligible. On Saturday morning, hard copies of the supplementary […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
Odisha Accounts For 9% of LWE Incidents & Deaths: MHA

New Delhi: While 3,700 people were killed in Naxal violence in 10 states, the highest in Chhattisgarh, in the last nine years, Odisha accounted for 9% of such violent incidents and deaths, the Ministry of Home Affairs said in its annual report. In its report for 2018-19, the ministry said the CPI (Maoist) continues to […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
MHA Sanctions Rs 100 Cr To Set Up Women Help Desks In Police Stations

New Delhi: The Home Ministry has sanctioned Rs 100 crore from the Nirbhaya fund to set up women help desks in police stations across the country. A home ministry statement said the women help desks would focus on making police stations more women-friendly and approachable, as they would be the first and single point of […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021
Govt Open To Accept Suggestions Of Protesters Of CAA

New Delhi: The government is open to accept suggestions, if any, from people who are staging protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA), a top official said on Friday. The Home Ministry is preparing the Rules for the CAA in consultation with the Law Ministry that will indicate the process to apply for Indian citizenship […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021
High Level Meeting In MHA To Review J&K Security

New Delhi: A high level meeting was held at the Union Home Ministry on Tuesday to review security in newly created Jammu and Kashmir Union Territory. National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, Home Secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla, Special Advisor K. Vijay Kumar, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat, IB Chief Arvind Kumar, J&K Director General of Police Dilbag […]

  • Wednesday, 21 April 2021
MHA Sends Nirbhaya Rape Convict's Mercy Plea To President

New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has sent the mercy petition of 2012 Delhi gang-rape and murder case convict Mukesh Singh to President Ram Nath Kovind, recommending its rejection, the MHA said on Friday. The Ministry sent the mercy petition to the President on Thursday night, hours after it was received from Delhi […]

  • Tuesday, 20 April 2021
MHA Sanctions 2,000 Posts In CISF

New Delhi: The Union Home Ministry has approved the creation of 2,000 posts in the CISF to augment its strength to effectively guard vital installations, including airports, atomic installations, metro networks, officials said. The Central Industrial Security Force guards about 60 civil airports in the country and has an elite VVIP security wing under its […]

  • Tuesday, 20 April 2021
29 Odisha Policemen To Get Police Medals On Republic Day 2020

Bhubaneswar: As many as 29 police personnel from Odisha will be awarded Police Medals on the occasion of Republic Day tomorrow. Surprisingly, no police personnel from the State has been selected for the President’s police medal for gallantry this year. The officers will be decorated with medals at a special function to be held in […]

  • Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Invoke stringent law against those hoarding, black marketing essentials: MHA to states
COVID-19: Invoke stringent law against those hoarding, black marketing essentials: MHA to states

New Delhi: The Centre has asked the states and the union territories to invoke a stringent law to punish those indulging in hoarding and black marketing of essential commodities, saying such acts can’t be ruled out due to the loss of production and labour crisis in the wake of the nationwide lockdown. In a communication […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
COVID19 Lockdown: Godowns/Cold Storages Can Store All Goods: MHA

New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Sunday allowed godowns (warehouses) and cold storages to store any goods as it exempted them from the COVID19 lockdown while directing states and Union Territories to follow the measures as well as ensuring the movement of employees of manufacturing units of essential goods. Union Home Secretary […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
MHA issues guidelines for COVID-19 Lockdown
MHA Issues COVID-19 Lockdown 2.0 Guidelines With Selective Exemptions From April 20

A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the second phase country-wide lockdown in India in the wake of Coronavirus outbreak till May 3, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Wednesday issued revised guidelines on the measures to be taken by ministries, government departments, state and Union Territory governments for the containment and prevention […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
Zoom app not safe, avoid for official use: Centre warns

New Delhi: The well-known Zoom video conferencing app for meetings is not a safe platform, the Cyber Coordination Centre (CCC) of the Ministry of Home Affairs has warned in an advisory issued last week. In the advisory, issued on April 12, it is mentioned that “secure use of Zoom meeting platform is for private individuals […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
Stranded foreigners will get consular service till May 3: MHA

New Delhi: The Union Home Ministry on Friday extended till May 3 the consular service to foreigners stranded in India due to the travel restrictions in place across the country in the wake of the novel coronavirus pandemic. The government has granted consular service on a gratis basis to foreign nationals. Consular assistance is the […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
COVID19 Lockdown: MHA Issues SOPs For Inter-State Movement Of Stranded Migrant Labourers

New Delhi: Stranded migrant labourers in different parts of the country due to the ongoing COVID19 lockdown will be allowed to go to their respective places of work within a state with certain conditions, the Union Home Ministry said. Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla, however, made it clear that there will be no inter-state movement of […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
Asit Tripathy
Odisha Government Issues Order Regarding Opening Of Shops

Bhubaneswar: Soon after the Ministry of Home Affairs relaxed norms for opening of shops in rural and urban areas, Odisha government issued an order and asked Municipal Commissioners and district Collectors to notify details specifying the shops/types of shops to open within the limits of districts, municipal corporations, and urban local bodies. The State Revenue […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
Liquor Shop
Reopening of Liquor Shops: Vendors In Odisha Not In High Spirits

Bhubaneswar: A day after the MHA granted permission to State governments to reopen liquor shops in Green Zones from May 4, the liquor vendors’ association in Odisha on Saturday opined that liquor outlets in the State should remain shut for next 15 days, a viewpoint which now seems to have dashed the hopes of booze […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
Lockdown 3.0: Only Distressed Persons Allowed To Go Home: MHA

New Delhi: In a fresh order, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Sunday directed all states and Union Territories (UTs) to allow movement of only “distressed persons” and clarified that the facility is not for persons residing at workplaces and wish to visit native places amid the COVID-19 lockdown 3.0. Union Home Secretary Ajay […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
Govt to facilitate return of Indians stranded abroad from May 7

New Delhi: With the nationwide lockdown entering its third phase on Monday, there was some good news for Indians stranded abroad as the Centre has announced to facilitate their return on compelling grounds in a phased manner from May 7 on payment basis. The Union Ministry of Home Affairs made the announcement, informing that the […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
Covid-19: Telangana Extends Lockdown In State Till May 29

Hyderabad: The Telangana government on Tuesday decided to extend the lockdown till May 29, saying it can’t take the risk by lifting it at a time when the state has made considerable progress in controlling the spread of Covid-19. Thus, Telangana became the first state in the country to extend the lockdown beyond May 17 […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
Big Decision: MHA Allows Chariot Construction For Rath Yatra

Bhubaneswar: A day after Odisha government sought Centre’s permission to commence the construction of chariots of Lord Balabhadra, Mahaprabhu Jagannath and Devi Subhadra for the ensuing Rath Yatra, the Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Thursday gave its approval for the same making it clear that the construction activity should be carried out as […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
Lockdown 4.0: Metro Rides Without Frisking At Security Check

New Delhi: With indications coming that the Delhi Metro will start in lockdown 4.0 beginning from Monday, the CISF is already equipped with providing security cover to the public transport facility premises, but this time with a new set of measures that include “no beep at DFMD, no frisking” method. It will be the first […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021
Lockdown 4.0: MHA allows sports complexes, stadiums to open

New Delhi: Sports complexes were on Sunday permitted to open by the Ministry of Home Affairs in the fourth phase of the coronavirus-forced lockdown, possibly clearing the path for a resumption of the training of athletes which came to a halt in mid-March. “Sports complexes and stadia will be permitted to open, however, spectators won’t […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021
India Lockdown 4.0: What's Allowed, What's Prohibited? Check Here Now

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Sunday extended the nationwide lockdown for two more weeks till May 31 to contain the spread of Covid-19 in the country. The ministry has issued revised guidelines to be implemented from Monday and shall remain in force till May 31. Here are the activities that are […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021
Centre Allows States, UTs To Categorise Zones, Issues Revised COVID-19 Containment Protocols

New Delhi: Union Health Secretary Preeti Sudan wrote to the Chief Secretaries of all states/Union Territories on Sunday informing the Centre’s decision to allow states/UTs to demarcate green, orange and red zones while giving a sense of things to keep in mind as they venture to take a serious responsibility to contain the pandemic. Sudan, […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021
Amphan To Hit Coast As Very Severe Cyclone, MHA Issues Advisory To Odisha & West Bengal

New Delhi:  Cyclonic storm ‘Amphan’ is likely to intensify into a super cyclone by Monday evening and hit the West Bengal and Bangladesh coasts as a very severe cyclone with a windspeed up to 185 km per hour on Wednesday, the Home Ministry said. In an advisory to West Bengal and Odisha governments, the ministry […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021
Centre upset after Kerala eases lockdown restriction
MHA's Fresh Order On Lockdown 4.0: States Cannot Dilute Restrictions

New Delhi: The Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has come up with a fresh order for the states and Union Territories (UTs) instructing them “not to dilute” its guidelines issued for the lockdown 4.0 that began from Monday for two more weeks till May 31. The guidelines were about the opening up of the […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021
Indian railways
Centre asks states to operate more Shramik Special trains, issues SOP for travel

New Delhi: The Centre on Tuesday issued a Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for transportation of stranded migrant workers between states, which will designate nodal authorities and make necessary arrangements for receiving and sending them, amid the novel coronavirus-induced lockdown. While issuing the revised SOP, Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla said for running ‘Shramik’ special trains, […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021
Cyclone Amphan: MHA Teams To Assess Damages In Odisha, West Bengal

New Delhi: As cyclone ‘Amphan’ is currently whirling at a speed of 70 kmph over Bangladesh a day after leaving a trail of devastation across a wide swath of West Bengal and Odisha, the Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) is setting up special teams to visit these states and assess the damages. These teams […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021
Ministry of Home Affairs
Scrupulously Adhere To Lockdown Measures: MHA To States

New Delhi: Following instances of violations of lockdown 4.0 norms at various places, the Centre on Thursday directed states and UTs to “scrupulously adhere” to all measures on restrictions mandated by the Ministry of Home Affairs or laid down by them. Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla in a letter to all Chief Secretaries emphasized that […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021
night curfew
Unlock 2.0: Lockdown Only In Containment Zones, Night Curfew From 10 PM To 5 AM

Bhubaneswar: As the country looks forward to open up the economy while it battles the COVID-19 pandemic, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Monday issued unlock 2.0 guidelines which will be in force till July 31. As per the latest notification, lockdown will only be restricted to containment zones while domestic flight and train […]

  • Thursday, 15 April 2021
Ramesh Pokhriyal Union HRD Min
No Cancellation Of Exams For Varsity Students, Confirms Union HRD Minister

New Delhi: Ending all speculation over the holding of university examinations, Union Human Resource Development (HRD) minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ said the UGC has changed its earlier guidelines for university examinations. These changes were made in consultation with the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) and the Health ministry keeping in mind the safety, future, progress, […]

  • Thursday, 15 April 2021
MHA Issues Guidelines For Yoga Institutes & Gymnasiums

New Delhi: With the Centre’s announcement of Unlock 3, the Ministry of Home Affairs has allowed Yoga institutes and gymnasiums to re-open from August 5. The Ministry has issued new guidelines on preventive measures to contain the spread of COVID19  in Yoga institutes & gymnasiums. The generic preventive measures include simple public health measures that […]

  • Wednesday, 14 April 2021
Lockdown- Unlock 4 in Odisha
Unlock-4: Odisha Govt To Issue Guidelines This Evening!

Bhubaneswar: Two days after the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) eased certain restrictions under Unlock-4 that will be enforced from September 1 (tomorrow), Odisha government is likely to issue a fresh set of guidelines for opening up more activities in areas outside the containment zones. The announcement of State government is likely to be done […]

  • Tuesday, 13 April 2021
MHA Extends Reopening Guidelines Till November 30
MHA Extends Reopening Guidelines Till November 30

New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) today issued an order with regard to the guidelines for re-opening issued on 30th September. The ministry in its latest order mentioned that the current reopening guidelines will remain in force up to 30th November, 2020. Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) issued an order today to extend […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
MHA Adopts Multi-Fold Strategy To Bolster COVID Fight

New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Monday said that it has adopted a multi-fold strategy to combat Covid situation in the national Capital as the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has started installation of 250 ventilators delivered by the Centre as part of its promise to help the Delhi government in […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
Mutant Covid-19 Strain: Over 50 Samples Of UK Returnees Undergoing Genome Sequencing
New COVID Strain: MHA Issues Guidelines For States For Surveillance, Containment

Bhubaneswar: In the backdrop of detection of new COVID-19 strain in United Kingdom (UK), the Ministry of Home Affairs issued a fresh guideines for surveillance to remain in force up to December 31, 2020. While there has been a continuous decline in the active and new COVID-19 cases, there is need to maintain surveillance, containment […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021
Lockdown- Unlock 4 in Odisha
New Unlock Guidelines By MHA;  All Activities Permitted Outside Containment Zones

Bhubaneswar: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Wednesday issued new unlock guidelines which will be effective from February 1, 2021 and remain in force upto February 28, 2021. As per the official notification, the main focus of the guidelines is to consolidate the substantial gains that have been achieved against the spread of COVID-19 […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
Odisha Gets Rs 320.94 Flood Assistance From Centre
Odisha Gets Rs 320.94 Crore Flood Assistance From Centre

Bhubaneswar: A high level committee headed by Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday approved an additional central flood assistance of Rs 320.94 crore to Odisha for the damage caused by the floods in 2020. According to sources, the high-level committee of Ministry of Home Affairs has approved Rs 1,751 crore to the five states- […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021

AdBlock Detected!

Our website is made possible by displaying ads to our visitors. Please supporting us by whitelisting our website.