Tag: Otv Journalist

Arindam’s Statue Unveiled
Braveheart OTV Journo Arindam Das’ Statue Unveiled On Death Anniversary

A lifelike statue of OTV’s braveheart journalist Arindam Das was unveiled on his first death anniversary. The statue was unveiled by OTV MD Jagi Mangat Panda at Arindam’s ancestral village in Raikala, Keonjhar. A memorial service was also held at his village in which a book on Arindam’s works was released.

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  • Tuesday, 13 September 2022
OTV MD Jagi Mangat Panda Unveils Arindam Das' Statue
Ace OTV scribe Arindam Das’ statue unveiled in his village on his death anniversary

Following the unveiling of the statue, a memorial service was also held at his village which was joined by OTV News Editor Radhamadhab Mishra, other senior officials of OTV, family members and eminent personalities including OTV MD Jagi Mangat Panda.

  • Tuesday, 13 September 2022
Last Rites Of Arindam Das
Mortal Remains Of OTV Journalist Arindam Das Consigned To Flames

The body of OTV Chief Reporter Arindam Das was consigned to flames at his ancestral village at Raikala in Keonjhar on the banks of River Baitarani on Saturday.

  • Saturday, 25 September 2021
Condolence Meet Of Arindam Das
RIP Arindam Das: OTV Falls Silent As Its All Weather Man Goes Mute Forever

A pal of gloom descended over the Odisha Television Limited’s (OTV) office at Patia in Bhubaneswar on Friday and sadness gripped when the news of the death of daredevil journalist Arindam Das, landed at the channel’s input.

  • Friday, 24 September 2021
Manaranjan Joshi
Unfazed By Mother’s Death, Gutsy OTV Journalist Puts Duty First

Despite his mother's death, OTV senior journalist Manaranjan Joshi continued his interview with Congress MLA, Tara Prasad Bahinipati which brought laurels from all quarters for the gutsy journalist

  • Friday, 27 August 2021
Bureaucrats don't have moral rights to misbehave with media: BJD MP

Sambalpur: The recent act of misbehaviour shown by Sports Secretary Vishal Dev towards OTV journalist has been condemned by one and all across the State. This time senior BJD leader and Sambalpur MP Nagendra Pradhan too expressed displeasure over such behaviour of the senior bureaucrat. While talking to reporters in Sambalpur, Pradhan said bureaucrats and […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Muzzling Media: Human rights activists serve notice to Vishal Dev for misbehaving with journalist

Bhubaneswar: Human Rights activists Biswapriya Kanungo and Narendra Mohanty today served a notice to Commissioner-cum-secretary of Sports and Youth Services department, Vishal Dev for misbehaving with OTV journalist in his chamber on November 21. The notice has been served under section 13 of the Press Council of India Act, sources said. Condemning such behaviour shown […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
After sports secy’s misbehaviour, OTV journalist’s HWC 2018 accreditation scrapped

Bhubaneswar: Within a week of misbehaviour meted out to OTV journalist Niranjan Reddy by senior bureaucrat and sports secretary Vishal Dev, Reddy’s accreditation to cover the Men’s world cup hockey event has been cancelled. The OTV journalist had applied for accreditation completing due formalities to the organizers of Hockey World Cup and the FIH had […]

  • Friday, 18 June 2021
OTV journalist misbehaved with at Naveen Niwas
You can’t enter, we have orders from ‘top’: Police to OTV journos at Naveen Niwas

Bhubaneswar: In yet another attempt to muzzle OTV’s voice, a lady journalist of the news channel Archana Satapathy was misbehaved with and turned away by security personnel at Naveen Niwas while she was on her way to cover news after having received information from ruling-BJD sources. As per reports, Archana along with cameraperson Santosh Tarai was […]

  • Friday, 04 June 2021
Odisha MP Anubhav Mohanty Misbehaves With OTV Journalist

Kendrapara: It seems that BJD’s Kendrapara MP Anubhav Mohanty has got a penchant for being in news, but for all the wrong reasons. This time the parliamentarian has drawn severe criticism from various quarters for allegedly misbehaving with an OTV journalist who approached him for his comments after a project announcement event for Baladevjew Temple […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
'Uncivil' Anubhav Mohanty Should Resign As MP: Odisha Journalists

Bhubaneswar/Kendrapara: Strongly condemning the behaviour meted out to OTV’s Kendrapara reporter by BJD MP Anubhav Mohanty, senior journalists today sought an apology from the Parliamentarian while terming his conduct as uncivil, boorish, unacceptable and highly unbecoming of a people’s representative. On Tuesday, the actor-turned-politician allegedly misbehaved with OTV journalist Manoj Swain who approached him for […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
Lessons Of Life For Actor Who Has Not Stopped Acting

Author of Democracy on the Road Ruchir Sharma had rightly said in his book that star power in Indian elections does play a role but transiently. What clicks in reel does not reflect in real. Arrogance and star-power do not count in public life unless backed by substance and statement of purpose. There have been […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
Column: Scribes Must Unite To Fight Boorish Behavior By Politicians

By Sandeep Sahu “Power”, as Lord Acton has said famously, “corrupts; and absolute power corrupts absolutely.” But there are other things that power does to human beings as well: making them arrogant, for one. To paraphrase Lord Acton, “Power makes people arrogant and absolute power makes them absolutely arrogant.” This truism was in evidence for […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
Students At Utkal University Protest Police Excess On OTV Journalist

Bhubaneswar: Student groups at Utkal University here on Friday condemned the forcible pick up of OTV’s Senior Journalist Ramesh Rath by police and staged a protest over the incident in front of the university gate. Agitating students displayed placards and raised slogans in support of OTV and condemned the government for their intentional assault against […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
OTV Journalist Critical In Attack By Miscreants In Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: A young journalist working with OTV sustained critical injuries after three miscreants allegedly attacked him in an auto-rickshaw on Baramunda-Nayapalli road in the city on Saturday evening. The incident took place at around 7 pm yesterday when Sarbeswar Mohapatra boarded an auto-rickshaw from Baramunda bus stand. “Three persons were travelling in the auto rickshaw. […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021