Tag: Odisha Cm Naveen

Cyclone Yaas
Odisha CM Announces Package For Yaas-Hit Farmers  

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday announced financial assistance to compensate farmers affected by Cyclone Yaas that hit the State on May 26. 

  • Thursday, 10 June 2021
Kunduli Victim would haunt Naveen govt for the rest of its term

The victim of the Kunduli ‘gang rape that wasn’t’ could not have chosen a worse time to commit suicide. Conspiracy theorists in government and ruling party circles may even be looking for an ‘opposition design’ in the suicide on a day when Naveen Patnaik was making a triumphant return to the state capital after being […]

  • Thursday, 10 June 2021
Please Leave The Children Alone

By Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik’s rather frugal standards, this is going to be a marathon speech, lasting not less than 45 minutes. Since he would be addressing students – and more importantly their parents – of government and government aided schools across the state, one presumes he would speak (read out, to be more precise) […]

  • Thursday, 10 June 2021
Odisha Cabinet Meeting
Big Push For Biju Expressway As 11 Key Proposals Get Odisha Cabinet Nod 

The Odisha Cabinet chaired by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday approved construction of new roadways along with major bridges under the Biju Expressway.

  • Wednesday, 09 June 2021
BMC Gets Rs 20 Crore More CMRF Aid To Fight Covid 

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday sanctioned another Rs 20 crore to the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) for the smooth management of Covid-19 pandemic fighting measures.

  • Wednesday, 09 June 2021
Odisha CM Naveen Seeks Withdrawal Of Heritage Bylaws For 2 More Bhubaneswar Temples
Covid 3rd Wave: Odisha CM Harps On Training Of Doctors & Health Workers, 610 ICU Beds Ready

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday emphasised imparting training to doctors and healthcare workers in special paediatric care in view of a possible third wave of COVID-19.

  • Tuesday, 08 June 2021
Jharsuguda Airport is now 'Veer Surendra Sai Airport'

New Delhi/Jharsuguda: Fulfilling the long-standing demand of the Odisha government, the Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi today approved the renaming of Jharsuguda Airport, Odisha as “Veer Surendra Sai Airport, Jharsuguda”. On Tuesday, CM Naveen had written to PM Narendra Modi reiterating the demand of the State government for renaming of Jharsuguda Airport […]

  • Friday, 04 June 2021
Odisha CM Sanctions Additional Funds To 3 Dists For Covid Managament Bhubaneswar: In order to manage the rising Covid-19 situation, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday sanctioned additional funds for three districts-Puri, Sonepur and Sambalpur- from the chief Minister Relief Funds (CMRF). Puri district which had earlier received of Rs 14,59,74,408 from the government, was sanctioned additional further from CMRF. With the additional amount, Puri district now has received a total Rs 16,59,74,408  for Covid management. Similarly, the Chief Minister has also sanctioned Rs 1 Crore for Sonepur district, which was given 2,50,00,000 earlier. With Rs 1 crore additional funds, the total amount sanctioned to the district went up to 3,50,00,000 for Covid-19 management. Similarly, Sambalpur district received a total Rs 16,12,80,692 with additional fund of Rs 4,62,80,692 released today from the CMRF. The government had previously sanctioned Rs 11,50,00,000 for the district to spend on Covid management.
Odisha To Include Disaster, Pandemic Preparedness In School & College Curriculum 

The Odisha Council of Ministers on Saturday passed a resolution to make disaster and pandemic preparedness a part of the curriculum of the schools and colleges.

  • Saturday, 29 May 2021
Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik
We Will Fight The Two Threats And Win: Odisha CM 

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday said the State is facing two major threats- Covid-19 and cyclone 'Yaas'- and sought full cooperation of all to tackle the twin challenges.

  • Monday, 24 May 2021
Kandhamal Road Mishap: Alleging medical negligence, injured flee MKCG

Berhampur: Almost 12 days after the tragic Kandhamal road accident which had claimed 10 lives, the critically injured persons, who were undergoing treatment at the MKCG Medical College and Hospital in Berhampur, are now forced to move to private hospitals following alleged negligence in treatment at the State-run hospital. As per reports, a two-year-old boy, […]

  • Tuesday, 04 May 2021
Odisha govt intentionally delaying justice to chit fund victims: Dharmendra Pradhan

Bhubaneswar: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday trained his guns at Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik alleging that the ruling BJD is deliberately delaying the process to refund the hard earned money of innocent people duped in the chit fund scam. Expressing concerns over the inordinate delay in refund of money, Pradhan said that the […]

  • Tuesday, 04 May 2021
Naveen Patnaik
Coal block allocation case: Plea in SC to expedite case against Odisha CM Naveen

Bhubaneswar: That the Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik was interrogated by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on November 25, 2017, in connection with a coal block allocation case, came to fore just a few days ahead of the general elections and a petition was filed on Monday over the inordinate delay in the case. […]

  • Sunday, 02 May 2021
Case Lodged against BJP Hinjili Candidate for alleged misbehaviour with on-duty magistrate

Bhubaneswar/Aska: State BJP vice president and BJP candidate against the BJD supremo and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik from Hinjili Assembly constituency, Pitambar Acharya seems to have invited trouble just ahead of the 2019 polls. A case has been lodged against Acharya for allegedly misbehaving with an on-duty magistrate and a police official. As per […]

  • Sunday, 02 May 2021
BJP alleges poll code violation by Odisha CM, questions channels beaming it live

Bhubaneswar: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday moved the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) here alleging that the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) president and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik violated the model code of conduct by organising poll meetings across the State. Speaking to the media after meeting the CEO, State BJP vice president Samir […]

  • Sunday, 02 May 2021
Bijepur Bypoll: Parties face candidate conundrum

Bhubaneswar: After BJD President and Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik vacated the Bijepur by retaining his home turf Hinjili Assembly Constituency, the bypoll for the seat now seems to be anybody’s game. Speculations are now spooling over who will be the candidate of the ruling-Biju Janata Dal (BJD) for the Bijepur by-poll even though official dates […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021