Tag: Odisha Cm Naveen Patnaik

Odisha SHGs turn Corona foot soldiers, distributed 25 lakh meals to destitute!

Bhubaneswar: At a time when doctors, nurses and paramedics have donned the wardrobes to fight with the novel coronavirus infection in Odisha, State’s 70-lakh strong women Self Help Group (SHG) members turned foot soldiers at the panchayat level to keep the lethal virus at bay. For their yeoman role during the testing times, the State […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
COVID19: CM Naveen Announces Mandatory Registration, Cash Incentive For People Willing To Return to Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday said that people from Odisha — stranded in other states but who want to return — will have to mandatorily register their names at the panchayat level. “Those who want to return to Odisha must register before they return. Relatives and friends can register with the gram panchayats […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
Implement Ayushman Bharat Scheme At The Earliest: Union Minister Pratap Sarangi To Odisha CM

Bhubaneswar: Union Minister Pratap Sarangi on Monday urged Odisha government to implement Centre’s Ayushman Bharat health scheme at the earliest and announce financial assistance for priests and servitors in the State. In a letter to Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, Sarangi said he has been interacting with migrant labourers from Odisha stranded in different parts […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
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Rs 50 lakh Compensation & Martyrdom To Doctors, Healthcare Staff Who Lose Life In COVID-19 Battle: Odisha CM

Bhubaneswar: In a major announcement, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today said that a compensation of Rs 50 lakh would be provided to families of all doctors, health professionals and members of the other support services who lose their lives in the COVID-19 battle. The Chief Minister also assured that the State will treat them […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
COVID-19 Lockdown: Odisha Assembly To Set Up Help Desk For Migrant Workers

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Assembly Speaker S N Patro on Tuesday urged all the MLAs and MPs to inform his office about the people stranded outside the state amid the ongoing lockdown. Patro also said that the Odisha Assembly will soon set up a help desk for migrant workers. He said this after holding a meeting with […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
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Naveen Patnaik administers oath to 6798 sarpanchs to keep their areas free from COVID-19

Bhubaneswar: After bestowing the power of district collector to village heads, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday administered oath to over 6700 Sarpanchs to work towards keeping their areas free from infection. The village heads from all the 6,798 Gram Panchayats took the pledge administered by the CM through video conferencing. I take pledge […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
Migrants From Odisha Stuck In Gujarat Amid COVID-19 Lockdown To Be Brought Back In Buses

Bhubaneswar: In a major relief for migrant workers, the Odisha government today decided to bring back the workers of the State who are now stranded in different parts of Gujarat due to coronavirus lockdown. Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik today held discussions with his Gujarat counterpart Vijay Rupani through video conferencing about the issues pertaining to […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
COVID-19 Lockdown: Odisha Students Stuck In Kota Seek CM Naveen's Help

Rayagada: These are testing times for Odisha students who are stuck in Kota, Rajasthan due to the nation-wide lockdown clamped to contain the spread of COVID-19. Around 13 students from Rayagada district, who are stranded in Kota, took to social media and urged Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for initiating measures for their safe return. […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
Odisha Seeks Help Of Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh For Migrants' Return

Bhubaneswar: With the stage set for the return of migrant workers and people stranded in other states, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, here on Saturday, took up the safe return of Odia migrants with BS Yediyurappa and YS Jaganmohan Reddy, his counterparts in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh, respectively. Patnaik made the request during a separate […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
Cyclone Amphan: PM Narendra Modi To Conduct Aerial Survey In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to visit Odisha tomorrow to conduct an aerial survey of the districts ravaged by cylone Amphan. A security review at the Bhubaneswar airport by the top brass of Odisha Police was conducted today in view of the PM’s visit. According to sources, a team of the SPG is […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021
Cyclone Amphan: PM Narendra Modi Announces Rs 500 Cr Advance Assistance For Odisha

Bhubaneswar: India stands with Odisha. Reaffirming this Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday announced Rs 500 crore advance assistance for Odisha to carry out immediate relief and restoration works in the districts ravaged by cyclone Amphan. Modi further stated that soon a central team will visit Odisha to review the situation and further assistance will […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021
Rath Yatra 2020: Orchestrated Plan To Stop festival, Says Puri Shankaracharya

Bhubaneswar: Expressing discontent over Supreme Court’s directive for cancellation of Puri Rath Yatra this year, Puri Shakaracharya Swami Nischalananda Saraswati on Sunday termed it as a well-orchestrated plan to stop the annual event. “On June 20, the Supreme Court could have accepted the review petitions. There are precedents of the apex court being opened and […]

  • Thursday, 15 April 2021
Former Odisha Minister & Tirtol MLA Bishnu Das Passes Away

Bhubaneswar: Former State minister & Tirtol MLA Bishnu Das passed away at a private hospital in Bhubaneswar on Monday. He was 66. A six-time MLA, Bishnu Das was elected to Odisha Assembly five times from Jagatsinghpur and once from Tirtol Assembly constituency. He also had a brief stint as a Rajya Sabha member in 2016. […]

  • Thursday, 15 April 2021
Online Portal To Issue Fire Safety Certificates Launched In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: People in Odisha will no longer have to visit offices or request officials for fire safety certificates as they can now get it online. Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik on Friday launched Odisha Agni-Shama Seva online portal for issuance of fire safety certificates to different categories of buildings through online mode. People can avail as […]

  • Wednesday, 14 April 2021
Union Minister To Naveen Patnaik: Exempt School Fees Of Students, Wards Of Corona Warriors

Bhubaneswar: In view of the hardships faced by people due to COVID-19 pandemic, Union Minister Pratap Sarangi on Tuesday urged Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik to provide some respite to students by relaxing school fees. In a letter, Sarangi has urged Patnaik to fully exempt the school fees of wards of Corona Warriors in the […]

  • Tuesday, 13 April 2021