These are the words of 5T Secretary VK Pandian while addressing a meeting in Cuttack. Pandian lured and assured BJD leaders and workers that he would arrange a meeting with Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at Naveen Niwas for the winner with the biggest margin in the 2024 general elections.
Amid various speculation about VK Pandian next step after voluntary resignation, he is now the chairman of Chairman of 5T (Transformational Initiatives) and Nabin Odisha in the rank of Cabinet Minister. An order issued by Odisha's General Administration and Public Grievance department reads as "V K Pandian is hereby appointed as Chairman 5T (Transformational Initiatives) and Nabin Odisha in the rank of Cabinet Minister.
In an ongoing protest that has captivated the attention of Odisha's capital city,The Gaon Sathi workers have been protesting at Lower PMG in Bhubaneswar for the past six days fighting for their rights.
Pictures and videos of a woman seen with CM Naveen Patnaik during his trip to Vatican city are being widely shared on social media. Who is Shraddha?, opposition has questioned.
The health and family welfare department’s new scheme ‘Odisha University of Health Science’ also received the Cabinet nod.
If sources are to be believed, then the new ministers are likely to take oath at 9:30 AM on Monday at the convention hall of the Lok Seva Bhawan in Bhubaneswar.
Patnaik said he believes that skill development is not just a moral obligation, but also an indispensable economic pre-requisite. Skilling youth leads to human transformation, he said.
While the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) is celebrating its foundation day silver jubilee function in Puri today, its arch rival the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is launching a state-wide Satyagraha today.
The parliamentarian’s letter consists of 20-point suggestions which also include demands for Metro Train System covering Bhubaneswar-Jatni-Khordha-Cuttack-Choudwar.
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.
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.
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]