Tag: Odisha Govt

 Biju Setu Project
Opposition slams Odisha govt after CAG report unearths massive irregularities in Biju Setu Project

As per the CAG audit report, 41 per cent of the bridges under BSY have not been completed due to delay in finalisation of tender, deficiencies in survey resulting in changes in design, failure in resolving land issues and slow pace works by contractors.

  • Saturday, 03 December 2022
Marine Aquarium Project Site in Puri
Puri Marine Aquarium project in shambles, denizens suspect embezzlement of funds

The state government initiated the plans in 2009 with an aim to provide a Dubai-like experience to tourists with the ambitious Marine Aquarium project. On January 30, 2009, former Puri MLA Maheswar Mohanty laid the foundation stone for the project near the Urban Haat in Baliapanda which is nearly 200 meter from Puri sea beach.

  • Sunday, 16 October 2022
IAS reshuffle: Rabindra Nath Sahu appointed Nayagarh Collector, Poma Tudu appointed MD, OSMC
IAS reshuffle: Rabindra Nath Sahu appointed Nayagarh Collector, Poma Tudu appointed MD, OSMC

As per the notification, Rabindra Nath Sahu, IAS(SCS-2009), Secretary, State Election Commission, Bhubaneswar is appointed as Collector & District Magistrate, Nayagarh.

  • Monday, 10 October 2022
Special Development Councils in tribal districts lying defunct; Odisha govt flayed
Special Development Councils in tribal districts lying defunct; Odisha govt flayed

The State government had spent crores for SDCs which are of no use now, alleged opposition leaders.

  • Thursday, 22 September 2022
Politics heats up after Orissa HC orders to pay 115cr to OTM employees
Politics heats up after Orissa HC orders to pay 115cr to OTM employees

The Odisha government is apparently making efforts to draw the attention of investors from foreign countries to revive the industrial sector in the State. With such plans, the state has initiated special programmes including 'Make In Odisha'. Even Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik himself has met several top-notch investors in Dubai and Mumbai.  

  • Friday, 16 September 2022
IAS Reshuffle In Odisha
Odisha effects major IAS reshuffle; Arabinda Padhee, Nikunja Bihari Dhal given additional charges

Nikunja Bihari Dhal, IAS (RR-1993), Principal Secretary to Government, Energy Department is allowed to remain in additional charge of Principal Secretary to Government, Excise Department and Chairman, GRIDCO.

  • Wednesday, 14 September 2022
Odisha govt ready to pull out old, unfit vehicles, customers rue low scrap value
Scrappage policy: Odisha govt ready to pull out old, unfit vehicles, customers rue low scrap value

The owner will get incentives worth 6% of the ex-showroom price of the new vehicle they buy and a proof certificate

  • Saturday, 10 September 2022
BJP appoints new state in-charges, former CMs in list
BJP appoints new state in-charges, former CMs in list

Earlier in August 2022, the BJP had appointed senior leader Sunil Bansal as the Prabhari of Odisha state unit.

  • Friday, 09 September 2022
Make In Odisha Conclave 22
Odisha govt should stop misleading youths: Opposition on 'Make In Odisha Conclave 22'

The Odisha government on Wednesday organised a curtain raiser for the 3rd edition of Make In Odisha Conclave in Delhi. The event was joined by the CM along with other Ministers and officials.

  • Wednesday, 31 August 2022
BJP slams Odisha govt over PMAY scheme, 'deaths due to house collapse'
BJP slams Odisha govt over PMAY scheme, 'deaths due to house collapse'

Addressing the media at a presser, Mohanty said, “I have a serious question for the Naveen-led government. Were the people who lost their lives due to wall collapse (during the floods in the State) not eligible beneficiaries? Why were they not given a ‘pucca’ house under PMAY-G?”

  • Thursday, 25 August 2022
Militia Surrender
WATCH 500 Maoist militia members surrender before police

As many as 500 active members of Maoist militia surrendered before Malkangiri Superintendent of Police and Deputy Inspector of General (DIG) of Border Security Force (BSF) at Swabhiman Anchal of Malkangiri district on Monday.

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  • Tuesday, 23 August 2022
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Odisha clears 10 industrial projects worth Rs 74629 cr, promises employment for 24K

The High-Level Clearance Authority (HLCA) of the Odisha government, held for the 29th time on Wednesday under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, approved 10 industrial projects worth Rs 74,620.18 crores.

  • Wednesday, 10 August 2022
House Building Advance
Odisha hikes house building advance for govt employees; check interest and other details

Such decision has been taken as per the recommendations of the seventh pay commission.

  • Tuesday, 12 July 2022
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Big salary-related announcement for Odisha Plus 2 lecturers; check details

The move will benefit teachers of 488-category aided non-government higher secondary schools in the State.

  • Thursday, 09 June 2022
8 years on, Odisha govt’s mobile ATM service gathers dust
8 years on, Odisha govt’s mobile ATM service gathers dust

About Rs 30 lakh has been spent for procuring each van for offering ATM service on the wheels.

  • Friday, 03 June 2022
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