Tag: Odisha Cm Naveen Patnaik

Tara Tarini Temple in Ganjam
Maa Tara Tarini Temple In Ganjam Gets Major Facelift

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday (May 18) inaugurated the revamped, renovated periphery of the famous Shakti Peetha of Maa Tara Tarini, the presiding deity of Ganjam district.

  • Wednesday, 18 May 2022
‘Distribute These Eggs’
Don’t Pelt Eggs, Distribute - BJD MLA Soumya Patnaik Condemns Egg Attack On Odisha CM

Strongly condemning the egg attack by certain Opposition party members at the carcade of Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik in Puri yesterday, BJD vice-president and Khandapada MLA Soumya Ranjan Patnaik stated that he does not believe in pelting of eggs to express displeasure and revolt.

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  • Thursday, 25 November 2021
Egg Attack On CM
Odisha CM Faces Egg Attack, Black Flag Protest In Puri

Opposition members hurled eggs at CM Naveen Patnaik’s carcade near Hospital chhak in Puri on Wednesday (Nov 24). The CM was returning after the foundation laying of historic Shree Jagannath Heritage Corridor Project when some protesters pelted eggs at his carcade. Black flags were also waived at the CM convoy as a mark of protest.

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  • Wednesday, 24 November 2021
Banning Polythene: More inclusive approach needed

Odisha is all set to ban polythene from 2nd October 2018 starting with 5 cities namely Cuttack, Puri, Bhubaneswar, Sambalpur & Berhampur. Entire state is most likely to get rid of polythene in next two years. Recently, CM of Odisha, Naveen Patnaik has ordered this and accordingly state machineries are developing guidelines and drafting policy […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Odisha launches early warning system for natural calamities

Bhubaneswar: With an aim to provide early and timely information on natural calamities to the people of the state, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday launched an early warning dissemination system (EWDS). A total of 122 towers have been installed in the coastal districts to provide timely warning to people and fishermenabout natural hazards […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Odisha govt's own food security scheme is politically motivated: OPCC chief

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) president Niranjan Patnaik on Tuesday trained his guns on the State government alleging that the ruling BJD is indulged in vote-bank politics and its own food security scheme is a political move to woo voters. Speaking on the sidelines of the 150th Gandhi Jayanti celebrations at Swaraj Ashram in […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Waterlogging threat to Konark Sun Temple: CM seeks Centre's intervention

Bhubaneswar: Initiating measures to save the pride of Odisha’s culture and heritage, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Monday shot a letter to Union Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma urging an immediate intervention into the water drainage problem at the Sun Temple of Konark. In his letter, Patnaik stated that the flooding problem in Konark Temple poses a […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Naveen asks officials to be alert to tackle any natural disasters

Bhubaneswar: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday directed the Agriculture department to closely observe the situation that could arise due to intense heat wave conditions and make necessary contingency plan if required to protect the interests of the farmers in the State. While addressing the state-level Natural Calamity Committee Meeting, Patnaik stated that despite early […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Will MP Jay Panda's resignation cost BJD dear?

Bhubaneswar: Kendrapara MP Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda quitting the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) amid simmering discontentment surprised many. Now, discussions are on about the ramifications that Panda’s resignation will have on Odisha’s political landscape and especially, BJD. The articulate and well-networked leader’s decision has rattled the ruling party and speculations are on if dissatisfied BJD leaders […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Will there be bypoll after MP Jay Panda's resignation?

Bhubaneswar: With the resignation of Kendrapara MP Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda from the Lok Sabha today, discussions are on whether there will be a bypoll in the constituency or not. While announcing his decision today to dissociate from the BJD, Panda also said that he would separately convey his decision formally to the Lok Sabha Speaker […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Jay Panda-BJD fall apart, Naveen could not hold

Bhubaneswar: Amid simmering discontentment, Kendrapara MP Baijayant Panda, one of the founding members of the ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) tendered his resignation from the party on Monday. The Parliamentarian announced his decision to dissociate from the party after submitting his resignation to BJD supremo and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in a three-page letter. […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
CM Paradip
We're not fighting for just water, we are fighting for life of Mahanadi: CM

Paradip: In a show of strength ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Odisha visit tomorrow, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik criticized Central government’s silence on the ongoing Mahanadi dispute with Chhattisgarh at the valedictory programme of Mahanadi Suraksha Abhiyan at Paradip in Jagatsinghpur district here on Friday. It is unfortunate the way the BJP-led government […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Sitaram Yechury
Secular forces must unite to stop BJP: Sitaram Yechury

Bhubaneswar: Communist Party of India (Marxist) or CPI (M) general secretary, Sitaram Yechury on Friday gave a clarion to all secular parties to unite against BJP. Yechury, who arrived in Bhubaneswar on a two-day Odisha visit, stated that though CPM will not share the same platform with Congress, it will urge all anti-BJP forces to […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Ratan Tata Dharmendra
Pradhan lauds Ratan Tata; seeks intervention to end IMFA impasse

Bhubaneswar: Emphasising the importance of industrialisation for development, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday urged noted industrialist and Chairman of Tata Trusts, Ratan Tata to impress upon Odisha Chief Minister to end the two-week long impasse at the Indian Metals & Ferro Alloys (IMFA) plant at Therubali, Rayagada. The sponsored protests that are being carried […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Telangana CM KCR to meet Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik

Bhubaneswar: At a time when the regional forces are coming together to check the Modi wave in the country, the news of Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao meeting Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in the first week of May has stoked speculations. However, Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik downplayed the reports and said that KCR […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021