Odisha's Tribal Heartlands Fight With Covid-19, Lack of Awareness Major Challenge For Local Admin

Bhubaneswar, May 17 -- Baripada: As Odisha continues to fight the second wave of Coronavirus pandemic, protecting the tribals in the interior areas of the State from infection pose a tricky challenge ... Read More

Renowned Odia Music Director Amarendra Mohanty Succumbs To Covid

Bhubaneswar, May 17 -- Bhubaneswar: Renowned Odia music director and singer Amarendra Mohanty passed away on Monday while undergoing treatment at a private hospital here after testing positive for Cov... Read More

Sarpanch In Odisha Village Performs Funeral Of Covid Patient's Body After Kin Refuse To Touch

Bhubaneswar, May 17 -- Bhanjanagar (Ganjam): Social stigma and fear of infection are still ruling the roost everywhere, especially in the rural pockets of the Stste, when it comes to the cremation of ... Read More

ASHA Workers To Conduct Door-To-Door COVID Survey: Naveen Patnaik

Bhubaneswar, May 17 -- Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik made an important announcements following an All-Party meeting chaired by the Speaker here in the city on Monday, directing ASH... Read More

Odisha Reports Over 10K Covid Cases, 22 Deaths In Last 24 Hours

Bhubaneswar, May 17 -- Bhubaneswar: Odisha on Monday reported 10,757 new Covid-19 cases taking the positive tally to 6,22,981 in the State, informed the Health and Family Welfare (H&FW) Department. B... Read More

7-Months Extension For Registration Under Mamata Yojana In Odisha

Bhubaneswar, May 17 -- Bhubaneswar: In the backdrop of the unprecedented second wave surge in Covid-19 cases in the State, the Women and Child Development Minister Tukuni Sahu on Monday directed the d... Read More

Frequent Power Cuts At SCB Covid Ward Put Patients At Risk

Bhubaneswar, May 17 -- Cuttack: While many Covid-19 infected persons including some serious patients are undergoing treatment at the special Covid ward of SCB Medical College and Hospital, frequent an... Read More

Groom Dies 4 Days After Wedding, Tests Positive For Covid-19

Bhubaneswar, May 17 -- A pal of gloom engulfed Durgadevipada village under Rajkanika block of Kendrapara district after Sanjay Kumar Nayak, who had tied the knot on May 9, passed away at a private hos... Read More

Odisha To Resume Virtual Classes For Plus 2 First-Year Students

Bhubaneswar, May 17 -- Bhubaneswar: The State Directorate of Higher Secondary Education has decided to start online classes for the Plus 2 first-year students and hence, directed all junior colleges t... Read More

Nurse Demands Money From Pregnant Woman's Relative In Odisha, Video Goes Viral

Bhubaneswar, May 17 -- Baripada: A staff nurse at Thakurmunda Community Health Centre in Mayurbhanj district has allegedly demanded money from the relatives of a pregnant woman for her treatment. A vi... Read More