COVID19 Lockdown: 11 Odisha districts to enter 48-hour shutdown tomorrow

Bhubaneswar, June 5 -- Bhubaneswar: In an effort to flatten the rising curve of COVID19 infections in Odisha, complete shutdown on Saturdays and Sundays will be implemented in 11 districts across the ... Read More

Covid-19: Heads roll after whiff of 'scam' in Odisha govt's Testing Kit, Mask, PPE procurement

Bhubaneswar, June 5 -- Bhubaneswar: Amid raging controversy over alleged lapses in procurement of Covid-19 Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), masks & testing kits, the Odisha government on Friday re... Read More

Odisha Records Highest Single-Day COVID-19 Recoveries

Bhubaneswar, June 5 -- Bhubaneswar: As many as 123 persons infected with COVID-19 recovered in Odisha on Friday, taking the total recoveries in the State to 1604. Informing the development, State Hea... Read More

Re-Verify Available Stocks In Liquor Shops Before Online Delivery, Odisha Govt Asks Collectors

Bhubaneswar, June 2 -- Bhubaneswar: In an effort to ensure transparency in collection of 'special COVID fees' imposed on liquor, the Odisha Excise department has directed collectors of all districts t... Read More

Locust Attack Scare: Several Odisha Districts Put On High Alert For Next 10 Days

Bhubaneswar, June 2 -- Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday chaired a high-level review meeting in view of possible locust threat to the State and directed officials to keep ex... Read More

Odisha Gets Rs 812 Crore Under 'Jal Jeevan Mission', 16.21 Lakh Households To Get Benefit

Bhubaneswar, June 2 -- Bhubaneswar: The Centre has approved Rs 812 crores for implementation of Jal Jeevan Mission (Har Ghar Jal) in Odisha for the financial year. The allocation is a significant jump... Read More

Schools, Colleges, Coaching Centres In Odisha To Remain Shut Till July 31

Bhubaneswar, June 1 -- Bhubaneswar: Schools, colleges, other educational institutions and coaching centres will remain closed in Odisha till July 31, informed Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy on Monday. ... Read More

Girl Dies Onboard Shramik Special Train In Odisha

Bhubaneswar, May 24 -- Bolangir: An 18-year-old girl onboard a Shramik special train died while returning to Odisha from Visakhapatnam on Sunday morning. The deceased identified RadhaKhara hailed from... Read More

After Rukuna Rath Yatra, Coronavirus Casts Shadow On Sithal Sasthi Of Lord Lingaraj

Bhubaneswar, May 21 -- Bhubaneswar: After cancellation of famous Rukuna Rath Yatra, clouds of uncertainty now loom over the Sithal Sasthi Yatra of Lord Lingaraj amid 4th stage of nationwide lockdown i... Read More

Cyclone Amphan: Odisha Targets Restoration Of Road Communication In 12 Hours

Bhubaneswar, May 20 -- Bhubaneswar: Odisha government has set a target to restore road communication in the State on a war footing as cyclone Amphan on Wednesday uprooted trees, electric poles and dam... Read More