Tag: Odisha

Truck rams house
Odisha: Truck Rams Into Roadside House, Close Shave For 7 Of Family

Karanjia: Seven members of a family had a narrow escape after a truck rammed into a roadside house at Mahardapalasa Chhak under Jashipur police limits in Mayurbhanj district on Friday night. According to sources, the driver lost control over the heavy vehicle when it was heading to Suakathi of Keonjhar from Jharkhand along NH-220 and […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
Odisha Govt Suspends Cuttack Deputy Collector
Covid-19: Govt Offices In Twin City To Function With 50% Staff In November

Bhubaneswar: In view of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Odisha government has decided to run all State government offices in the twin cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar with 50 per cent of the total staff strength in November. According to notification issued by the General Administration and Public Grievances department, “All departments of the State government […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
Bhubaneswar: Crime Branch STF Seizes Brown Sugar Worth Rs 1 Crore, 1 Held
Bhubaneswar: Crime Branch STF Seizes Brown Sugar Worth Rs 1 Crore, 1 Held

Bhubaneswar: Crime Branch STF Seizes Brown Sugar Worth Rs 1 Crore, 1 Held Bhubaneswar: The Special Task Force (STF) of Odisha Crime Branch seized brown sugar worth Rs 1 crore during a raid near Baramunda bus stand area here in the capital city late on Friday night. According to sources, one person identified as SK […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
Bank loot
Odisha: Robbers Attempt To Loot Union Bank In Sambalpur

Sambalpur: Unidentified miscreants made a futile attempt to loot Kadaligada branch of Union Bank under Rairakhol block in Sambalpur district on Friday night. According to reports, miscreants entered the bank by cutting the iron grill at the entrance with a gas cutter. They also tried to break the locker of the bank, but could not […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
Unlock 6
Unlock-6: Schools In Odisha To Open From November 16

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Saturday issued the Unlock-6 guidelines for the month of November. As per the order, though academic institutions will remain closed till November 30, classes from IX to XII in all the schools in the State will reopen from November 16. “However, the classes of 9th to 12th standards in schools […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
Odisha Covid-19 Cases Declining
COVID-19: Odisha Reports 1470 Fresh Infections, 12 Deaths In Last 24 Hours

Bhubaneswar: With a single-day spike of 1470 Covid-19 cases, Odisha’s virus tally went up to 2,90,116 on Saturday. Of the fresh cases, 853 patients are from quarantine, while 617 are local contact cases, informed State I&PR department. The death toll in the State has climbed to 1320 with 12 more fatalities in the last 24 […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
Two ‘Most Wanted Criminals’ Arrested In Bhubaneswar, Foreign Currency Seized

Bhubaneswar: In a major breakthrough, Khandagiri police on Saturday arrested two most wanted criminals of a drug and loot gang operating in the capital city of the State. The accused, identified as Sushant Rout and Simanchal Subudhi, mostly used to befriend people travelling alone or waiting near bus stands, railway station and airport and then […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
We Are Ready For Reopening Of Schools; SOP, Dates Soon: Odisha Minister

Bhubaneswar: School and Mass Education Minister, Sameer Ranjan Dash on Saturday said that the dates for reopening of schools will be announced soon. While speaking exclusively to OTV, the minister said that the school and mass education department will soon issue a detail standard operating procedure (SOP) to facilitate reopening of schools, particularly from Standard […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
Odisha Govt Revises School Reopening Guidelines; Details Inside

Bhubaneswar: Hours after issuing guidelines on reopening of schools under Unlock 6.0 on Saturday morning, the Odisha government issued a fresh notification changing its previous order. #Update #Odisha govt revises guidelines on reopening of schools; as per latest SRC notification, ‘School & Mass Education dept may take appropriate decision on date of re-opening of classes […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
Kumar Purnima
Kumar Purnima Observed Amid Covid-19 Curbs In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Odia girls and unmarried women across the State are observing the rituals associated with the auspicious Kumar Purnima or Sharad Purnima today. However, the present pandemic situation has restricted the festivities to the confines of households this year. Unlike every year, young women have skipped social gatherings for performing the rituals of Kumar Purnima […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
Low Pressure Forms Over Bay Of Bengal; Rain & Thunderstorm Alert For Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Several parts of Odisha will experience light rainfall and thunderstorm in the next four to five days, the India Meteorological Department’s (IMD) Regional Centre in Bhubaneswar informed on Saturday. As per the latest IMD bulletin, a low pressure area has formed over East-central Bay of Bengal off the Myanmar coast under the influence of […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
1,911 COVID-19 Patients Recover In Last 24 Hours In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Odisha’s COVID-19 recovery graph continued to move upwards steadily with 1,911 more patients getting cured of Coronavirus infection in the past 24 hours. With this, the cumulative COVID-19 recoveries in the state reached 2,75,749 on Friday. As per the information provided by the Health and Family Welfare Department, Khordha district reported the maximum 245 […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
Odisha e-Assembly
Green Governance: Odisha To Have E-Assembly After Winter Session!

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Assembly is soon going to be a full-fledged e-Assembly on the lines of Himachal Pradesh and Punjab Assembly where everything regarding the House will be made available to the public in digital mode. Speaking to OTV about the up-gradation of Odisha Vidhansabha into e-Vidhansabha, Speaker Surjya Narayan Patro said that the Assembly will […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
Youth ‘Thrashed’ By Cops For Refusing To Pay Rs 100 Fine In Bhubaneswar!

Bhubaneswar: Once again the working of police personnel has come under scanner after a youth was allegedly assaulted by cops for not paying Rs 100 fine for illegal parking near new airport road in the State capital city. As per reports, the youth, identified as Ananta Behera, was sitting on the road after parking his […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
Strange Action By Police! Victims Held, Accused Go Scotfree In Sarua Attack Case

Bhubaneswar: In yet another instance of alleged targeted harassment, the Baghamari police today arrested an engineer and a supervisor working at the campus of Odisha Television Ltd Studio in Sarua here, who approached the police with a complaint after being attacked by a group of contract workers without provocation. As per reports, an argument ensued […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021