Tag: Samir Ranjan Dash

‘Ragging’ In Odisha College: Victim Girl Approaches Odisha Minister Seeking Justice

A Plus-III second year student of Nimapara Autonomous College approached School and Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash on Saturday seeking justice.

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  • Sunday, 06 November 2022
Samir Ranjan Dash excluded from new BJD district observers list
Samir Ranjan Dash excluded from new BJD district observers list

Five of them have been given the charge of two districts while the remaining will be in charge of one district each.

  • Thursday, 06 October 2022
BJD ZP member death case: BJP gheraos Bhubaneswar DCP office, demands action against Minister Samir
BJD ZP member death case: BJP gheraos Bhubaneswar DCP office, demands action against Minister Samir Dash 

Alleging the involvement of the School and Mass Education Minister in the death of Dharmendra Sahoo, the leaders launched a verbal attack on the police, for they are dragging their feet in taking action against Minister Dash. 

  • Saturday, 01 October 2022
Matric exam absenteeism: DEO, BEO to find out why students skipped exams, says Minister
Matric exam absenteeism: DEO, BEO to find out why students skipped exams, says Minister

However, as the confusion still looms over why the students didn’t appear for the exams, a probe has been ordered to find out the reason, the Minister added.

  • Monday, 09 May 2022
Covid Scare In Schools
COVID Threat In Schools: Odisha Minister On Preparedness

Several students of Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya (KGBV) in Kaptipada of Mayurbhanj district reportedly tested positive for Covid-19 virus triggering fears. Prior to this, as many as 10 students of a government run girl’s school at Bolangir district had tested positive for COVID-19, while in Bhubaneswar two students of Capital High School and more than 10 teachers of Kendriya Vidyalaya-1 tested positive.

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  • Monday, 13 December 2021
Odisha Online Classes
Odisha Plus 2 Students Can Attend YouTube Live Streaming Classes

Odisha Plus-2 students will soon be able to attend online classes through YouTube live streaming. This information was given by Odisha School & Mass Education Minister, Samir Ranjan Dash on Wednesday (Aug 18).

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  • Wednesday, 18 August 2021
Narasingha Mishra
Opposition targets Government for amending Zilla Parishad Rules

Bhubaneswar: The opposition has targeted the State Government over amendment in Odisha Zilla Parishad Election Rules-1994. Leader of Opposition, Narasingha Mishra, raising this topic in the Odisha Assembly yesterday alleged, the government has amended the Zilla Parishad Election Rules in favour of the ruling party. LoP Mishra termed it as illegal and therefore demanded that […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Schools reopen, but Fani restoration work continues in Odisha

Puri: Amidst much chaos, schools across Odisha reopened after summer vacation today. However, it was not an easy affair for the students particularly in the cyclone Fani-affected districts owing to non-completion of restoration works in their respective schools. From broken doors to roofs, the students were welcomed by heaps of rubble assembled at different locations […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
Strict Action Against Absentees, Latecomers: Odisha SME Minister

Bhubaneswar: Days after announcing to shut down 966 public schools across the state, School and Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash today paid a surprise visit to the Block Education Office in Unit-8 of Bhubaneswar to inspect the mechanism being followed in the office. The minister reportedly stayed there for around 45 minutes and asked […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
In a first, Odisha organises Parent-Teacher meet in govt schools

Bhubaneswar/Puri: Concerned over sharp decline in enrolment and other issues, parent-teacher meetings were organised for the first time in government schools across Odisha today. As per reports, several key issues including attendance of students, their education and behaviour in school were discussed during the meetings. At Unit-9 Boys’ High School in Bhubaneswar, students along with […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
Odisha Plus 2 Science Admission
Deadline for first phase Plus II admission extended by two days

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government today extended the deadline for admission into Plus II courses in the first phase at different junior colleges by two days, informed School & Mass Education minister Samir Ranjan Dash today. “Due to technical glitches in server the government has decided to extend the admission dates by two days. As per […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
CBSE Class 10 & 12 exam fee hike will hit parents: Minister

Bhubaneswar: Odisha’s School and Mass Education minister Samir Ranjan Dash on Monday said the hike in class 10 and 12 board examination fees by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will “hit” the parents. The CBSE has increased the fees of Class 10 and 12 board examinations by up to Rs 1,150. “It is really […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Odisha govt presses 'time' key as Learning outcomes dip in govt schools during last decade

Bhubaneswar: In order to give a boost to weak learning outcomes in English, Arithmetic and Science subjects in the government schools vis-a-vis the private schools, the Odisha School & Mass Education (S&ME) Department has decided to increase the duration of the time allotted for the three subjects in the school curriculum up to class IX. […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
After parents' outrage, Odisha Takes Over reins of EWS admission in schools

Bhubaneswar: After the Odisha Parents’ Federation levelled allegations that general category students were being enrolled under Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) quota in DAV schools across Odisha, the State government has decided that admissions under EWS will be conducted online and under its supervision. Instead of schools, the State government will conduct the admissions under the […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
OTET Results To Be Declared By Nov 21: Odisha Minister

Bhubaneswar: The results of Odisha Teacher Eligibility Test (OTET) will be declared by November 21, 2019, informed Odisha School & Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash following a crucial meeting today. During the meeting, the Minister directed officials of the Board of Secondary Education (BSE) to launch a probe and find a solution to the […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021