A video of the alleged profanity of Jena while speaking to Biju Janata Dal (BJD) party workers including some women in Mahanga has gone viral on various social media platforms
Law and Panchayati Raj Minister Pratap Jena attended Sarat Ustav at Erakana of Mahanga on Sunday evening when the incident took place.
The appointment of a consultant for the Metro Rail Project connecting Cuttack, Bhubaneswar, Khordha, Jatni and Puri is still under government consideration, said Urban Development Minister Pratap Jena.
Judicial Magistrate First Class (JMFC) court of Salepur has given four days more time to police to file the reinvestigation status report and call detail record (CDR) of three accused in the Mahanga double murder case.
Salepur JMFC court has directed police to submit probe status report and call detail records (CDRs) of prime accused late Prafulla Biswal and two associates of Minister Pratap Jena- Sarat Nayak and Bapi Biswal.
On the advice of the medical team, Pratap Jena was rushed to Bhubaneswar in an air ambulance at 2.30 pm for better treatment, the official said.
Bhubaneswar: Odisha government has no proposal to carry out a metro rail project between Cuttack and Bhubaneswar till 2041 due to lack of feasibility, said Urban Development Minister Pratap Jena in the Odisha Assembly today. Replying to a query by Jatani MLA (Congress) Suresh Routray, the Minister said that the State government had not proposed […]
Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has started the process to sell 34,876.983 acres reclaimed landed property of Lord Jagannath, Law Minister Pratap Jena informed the State Assembly on Tuesday. Replying to a question raised by MLA Mohan Charan Majhi, the Minister informed the house that 60,426.943 acres of land in the name of Lord Jagannath have […]
Cuttack: Odisha Panchayati Raj Minister Pratap Jena on Wednesday faced the wrath of BJP members during his visit to Salepur for inauguration of some developmental projects. The BJD MLA from Mahanga visited Mala gram panchayat of Salepur to inaugurate 15 developmental projects commissioned with an estimated expenditure of Rs 1 crore and lay foundation stone […]
Bhubaneswar: High pendency in rape crimes and the resultant intense public pressure over largescale spike in rapes of girl child/women in State, Odisha government has finally decided to set up 45 Fast Track Courts (FTC) to ensure faster disposal of cases pertaining to grave offences against girl child/women like rape. “Odisha government will set up […]
Bhubaneswar: Action has been taken against 836 officers for their alleged involvement in corruption under various housing schemes in Odisha in last two years, said a minister on Tuesday. Punitive measures have been taken against the officials based on complaints of corruption in the poverty alleviation schemes – Indira Awas Yojana/Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (G) […]
Kendrapara: Former MLA of Mahanga constituency in Kendrapara district, Bikram Kesari Barma has levelled corruption charges against the current MLA of the constituency and Health Minister Pratap Jena. ”Nowadays the contractors are not doing their work without percentage commission (PC in colloquial terms). During my term, no one took any commission. The MLA himself takes […]