Amidst the threat of the Omicron variant of Covid-19 in the state, the Odisha School and Mass Education Minister, Samir Ranjan Dash on Saturday (Dec 25) informed that the Matric Summative Assessment exams would be conducted.
The Odisha government will appoint around 16,000 teachers by the end of November to fill up the vacancies. This information was communicated by School and Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash. Speaking to the media, Dash said that the appointment of 16,000 teachers would be done before December this year.
Odisha School and Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash on Sunday (Oct 31) said that physical classes for students of Class 1 to 7 will most probably commence after Diwali. Dash has informed that the classes will resume in a phased manner across the State and the government will come up with a final decision in this regard very soon.
Schools across the country and in Odisha have been shut barring for students of certain classes. However, on Thursday (October 14), the Odisha School and Mass Education Minister, Samir Das hinted at the likelihood of schools reopening for all after Puja Holidays.
The revised Covid-19 guidelines will be strictly implemented in all schools of Odisha. And the ongoing offline classes will continue for students of Class 9, 10 and 12 as per the revised SOPs.
After several students from two schools in Bargarh and Dhenkanal district tested positive for Covid-19 in the state, Odisha School and Mass Education Minister, Samir Ranjan Dash on Tuesday (Sept 7) informed that if required the said schools will be shut to prevent further infections.
Vaccination of teachers is a not a roadblock for reopening schools in Odisha. This information was given by Odisha School & Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash on Thursday (July 22).
While schools in Odisha are set to reopen for physical classes from July 26th, a decision regarding resumption of hostel facilities at the educational institutions is yet to be taken. Odisha School and Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash said that a decision with regard to reopening hostels of Adarsha Vidyalayas and other institutions with hostel facilities will be taken in due course of time.
With concerns growing over online classes in Odisha, School and Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash on Tuesday (June 23) informed that the state government has decided to reduce the syllabus of Class 9th and 10th this year too.
Amid concerns of a possible third wave of the Covid-19 pandemic, will schools in Odisha reopen anytime in the near future? On Sunday, State School and Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash said that an appropriate decision in this regard will be taken soon.
In a major update for the matric students, Odisha School and Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash informed that results of the annual matriculation examinations 2021 will be announced by June last week.
Bhubaneswar: Notwithstanding the famous lines of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik ‘People will choose my successor’, dynasty politics has been the cream of the crop in the ruling BJD when it comes to ticket distribution during any elections. Doing a ‘Pipili live’ today, School and Mass Education Minister Samir Dash advocated the dynastic lessons. He said, […]
Puri: Jagannath Sena, a Puri-based outfit led by Priyadarshan Pattnaik on Tuesday alleged that Puri police is not taking action against State minister Samir Dash and Satyabadi MLA Uma Samantaray despite knowing the fact that both of them violated Covid-19 guidelines during the funeral of MLA Pradeep Maharathy at Puri Swargadwar. Staging a protest with […]
Bhubaneswar: After weeks of speculations, the Odisha government on Wednesday finally reduced the syllabus of Class 1 to 12 students for 2020-21 academic session by 30 per cent. The development comes after the Central Board of Secondary Education syllabus for classes 9 to 12 was reduced by 30% this year due to the disruption caused […]
Bhubaneswar: A total of 74.95 per cent students have passed the annual Plus 2 Commerce examinations 2020, the results of which were declared today by the Council of Higher Education (CHSE), Odisha. Students can check their scores by visiting www.chseodisha.nic.in and www.orissaresults.nic.in. “Altogether 32,772 students had appeared in the examinations this year of which 19,318 […]
Bhubaneswar: The evaluation of Plus II answer sheets is likely to be affected after Odisha government re-enforced 14-day complete lockdown in four high caseload-districts — Cuttack, Khurda, Gajam and Jajpur, and Rourkela Municipal Corporation (RMC) with effect from tonight. “There are 35 major Plus II copy checking centres in the 4 districts and Rourkela city […]
Bhubaneswar: Schools in Odisha which remained closed in view of COVID-19-induced lockdown will not reopen on June 17 as announced earlier, informed State School and Mass Education Minister Samir Dash on Sunday. Earlier the State government had decided to reopen all educational institutes in the state on June 17. However, as per the latest guidelines […]
Bhubaneswar: State School and Mass Education Minister Samir Dash seemed optimistic today when he said that the department is ready to conduct the remaining of the Plus-II exams post the COVID-19 lockdown period. Dash, however, mentioned that the department is awaiting confirmation from the government in this regard. Reportedly, the Plus-II exams commenced on March […]
Bhubaneswar: Acknowledging the delay in distribution of free Textbooks to class-10 SC/ST students in the State, Odisha School and Mass Education Minister, Samir Dash on Sunday assured to take strict action after a probe in connection with the incident. After the matter came to limelight following a report by OTV, Dash said, “There must have […]
Balasore: Odisha School and Mass Education Minister, Samir Das today informed that the sexual harassment allegation by a lady Sanskrit teacher of Krushnabhanu High School against head master of the same school in Baliapal under Balasore district, is baseless and fabricated. Das said, “As per the enquiry report, the allegations of sexual harassment brought by […]
Bhubaneswar: With the pass out percentage in the Plus-2 Science stream hitting nearly a decade low of 72.33 per cent, it seems the clueless Council of Higher Secondary Education (CHSE) has put the blame on the nearly 99 per cent CCTV surveillance of the examination centres this year. Significantly, a look at the details brings […]
Bhubaneswar: The ruling BJD in Odisha and opposition BJP accused each other of having an unholy nexus with the Congress in the state Panchayat elections. The first phase of results for the Odisha Panchayat elections was officially announced today. The issue was raised in the Assembly today during Zero Hour when senior BJP lawmaker Pradip […]
Sambalpur: The BJP today demanded judicial probe into violation of model code of conduct by the some political leaders and top senior bureaucrats and a series of political violence during panchayat polls perpetrated by the ruling party in the ongoing three-tier Panchayat polls in Odisha. Briefing media persons here, BJP National President Suresh Pujari said […]
Phulbani/Bhubaneswar: Not happy with the decision of chief minister Naveen Patnaik to send four senior officials to Kandhamal district, the Opposition today said the chief minister should have personally visited the backward district to understand the plight of the people. “The chief minister must visit the district. Why he (Naveen Patnaik), any chief minister, who […]