Tag: Pratap Jena

Pratap Jena
34 new courts to be established in Odisha

Besides, the state government panel has given post facto approval for the establishment of four commercial courts and a court of civil judge (senior division

  • Monday, 02 May 2022
Law Minister Pratap Jena
BJP Condemns Odisha Minister Pratap Jena’s ‘Unparliamentary Language’ In Viral Video

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday condemned Odisha Law and Panchayati Raj Minister Pratap Jena for alleged profanity while speaking with Biju Janata Dal (BJD) party workers including some ladies in Mahanga.

  • Saturday, 08 January 2022
Slippers Hurled At Odisha Law Minister
Slippers Hurled At Odisha Law Minister Pratap Jena In Own Constituency

Odisha Law Minister Pratap Jena faced humiliation in his own constituency Mahanga in Cuttack when a slipper was thrown at him during a programme on Sunday (Dec 12) evening.

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  • Monday, 13 December 2021
Mahanga Double Murder Case: IIC Nihar Ranjan Mohanty Finally Appears Before JMFC Court
Mahanga Double Murder Case: IIC Nihar Ranjan Mohanty Finally Appears Before JMFC Court

The Court had earlier rejected a time petition filed by the police officer and issued the show cause notice under Section 171 of the Indian Evidence Act and 311 of CrPC.

  • Friday, 10 December 2021
Panchayat Poll Will Not Defer, SEC To Announce Date Soon: Minister
Panchayat Poll Will Not Defer, SEC To Announce Date Soon: Minister

The Panchayat poll is scheduled to be held in Odisha early next year. 

  • Monday, 29 November 2021
Mahanga Double Murder
Mahanga Double Murder:Monsoon Session Heats Up As Opposition Guns For Minister Pratap Jena's Head

The opposition in Odisha Assembly demanded the resignation of Law Minister Pratap Jena who was not charge-sheeted in the Mahanga double murder case despite his name figuring in the FIR.

  • Thursday, 02 September 2021
BJP Protest
Mahanga Double Murder Re-investigation: BJP Bays For Pratap Jena’s Head

Demanding the resignation of Odisha Cabinet Minister Pratap Jena, the youth wing of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) hit the streets in Bhubaneswar on Friday

  • Friday, 27 August 2021
Mahanga Double Murder Case
Mahanga Double Murder Case: Probe Ordered Against Minister Pratap Jena

In another turn in the sensational Mahanga murder case, the First Class Judicial Magistrate (JMFC) court at Salipur on Thursday (Aug 26) directed the Inspector-In-Charge (IIC) of Mahanga Police Station to conduct a thorough investigation into the allegations made against BJD MLA and Odisha Cabinet Minister Pratap Jena in connection with the case.

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  • Friday, 27 August 2021
Odisha Minister Pratap Jena
Mahanga Double Murder Case: Court Orders Thorough Probe Against Minister Pratap Jena

The JMFC Court on Thursday ordered the IIC of Mahanga Police Station to reinvestigate the double murder case with a focus on Minister Pratap Jena's alleged involvement in the case

  • Thursday, 26 August 2021
Odisha Panchayat Polls
Odisha Panchayat Polls: Seeking Votes Politicians Head For Villages

With the onset of Panchayat polls in Odisha, the three major parties in in the State gear up to woe voters to win seats in the elections.

  • Thursday, 19 August 2021
Odisha Panchayat Polls
Odisha Panchayat Polls Scheduled On Time: Minister Pratap Jena

The Panchayat polls which has been delayed in Odisha will be conducted on the scheduled date, informed State Panchayatiraj Minister Pratap Jena on Tuesday.

  • Tuesday, 10 August 2021
Odisha includes RSBY beneficiaries under its own health coverage scheme

Bhubaneswar: After discontinuation of the Centre’s Rastriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY) from December 31, 2018, the State government today announced that the existing beneficiaries of the central scheme will be covered under the Biju Krushak Kalyan Yojana (BKKY) effective from January 1, 2019. Informing about the decision at a presser, Health Minister Pratap Jena said […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Patients rue lack of facilities at newly-inaugurated Malkangiri district headquarters hospital

Malkangiri: Patients are grappling with lack of healthcare facilities at the newly-inaugurated Malkangiri district headquarter hospital. The new hospital which was inaugurated by CM Naveen Patnaik a couple of months back is yet to be functional beyond its OPD (outpatient department) and the pathology lab. “Even after two hours of my arrival, the doctor was […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Damodar Rout, Pratap Jena engage in war of words on stage

Paradip: A war of words broke out between senior leader Damodar Rout and State Health Minister & BJD spokesperson Pratap Jena during the inauguration ceremony of Kalinga Baliyatra in Paradip yesterday. During the ceremony, Rout took a dig at the State minister, who was also present on the dais. “I thank Jena babu for coming […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Modicare vs Bijucare: BJP, BJD engage in war of words

Bhubaneswar: The tug of war between the ruling-BJD in Odisha and BJP-led NDA government at centre over their own universal healthcare coverage programs is intensifying each passing day. Declining Centre’s Ayushman Bharat, Odisha government has already launched its own Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana (BSKY) and Odisha Health Minister Pratap Jena today claimed that the Central […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021