Monday, 20 June 2022 | PNS | Nuapada

 As many as four persons, including a minor boy, lost their lives due to lightning in Nuapada district on Sunday afternoon. The mishap occurred when Trinath Nag (60), Chudamani Nag (23), Laxman Nag (28) and Gunasagar were installing asbestos roof at a house in Mallickamunda village. They died on the...

Schemes reviewed at 1st J'suguda ZP meet

Monday, 20 June 2022 | PNS | JHARSUGUDA

 The first meeting of Zilla Parishad for the financial year 2022-23 was conducted here under the chairmanship of ZP President Tulabati Minj.   Bargarh MP Suresh Pujari, Brajrajnagar MLA Alaka Mohanty, Collector Saroj Kumar Samal, DRDA Project Director Tapiram Majhi, DFO Lalit Patra, Zilla Parishad Members and departmental officers participated.   A discussion was held...

JSPL holds Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Monday, 20 June 2022 | PNS | ANGUL

The JSPL Foundation observed the World Elder Abuse Awareness Day in different plant periphery villages and at a few Senior Citizen Homes of Angul district.   Several awareness sessions were organised to educate the participants regarding the scenario where the elderly people in the family or society are neglected or abused physically...

Young couple found hanging from tree

Monday, 20 June 2022 | PNS | BALANGIR

 A young couple was found hanging from a tree at Dangarmunda village under the Saintala police station in Balangir district on Sunday. They were identified as Chandra Bhoi and Jagyanseni Kuanr. According to reports, a few locals while going to a nearby forest found the couple hanging from a banyan tree...

Naveen’s 2nd foreign trip from June 20

Sunday, 19 June 2022 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

 Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will lead a delegation to Rome and Dubai on June 20 during his 10-day second foreign trip in his 22 years of tenure. He had undertaken his first overseas visit in May 2012.   The delegation includes Chief Secretary Suresh Mahapatra, Secretary to CM (5T) VK Pandian, Food...

Poet Dillip Das birth anniv held in B’pur

Sunday, 19 June 2022 | PNS | BRAHMAPUR

Poet Dilip Das’ birth anniversary was held at Utkal Ashram, here on Thursday. On the occasion, a compilation of his writings published by Prof Dr Bidyut Prabha Sahu was released.   Organised by Dakshina Odisha Sahitya Sammilani, the event was presided over by its president Prasant Misra and coordinated by general secretary...

‘Simplify moratorium process on ECLGS loan’

Sunday, 19 June 2022 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

The Entrepreneurs and Financial Customers Association of India (EFCAI)  has urged for extention of moratorium on ECLGS1 loan under simple applications without restructuring the account as demanded by banks.   In a letter to Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, EFCAI working chairperson Capt Harendra N Mahapatra welcomed the ECLG Scheme and held...

BDO found with Rs 5-cr property

Sunday, 19 June 2022 | PNS | BALESWAR

 The Vigilance police on Saturday raided the office and houses of Jaleswar BDO Ashwini Kumar Das on the charge of accumulating properties disproportionate to his known sources of income.   A Vigilance team searched Das’ properties in Baleswar, Kendrapada and Cuttack districts.   During searches, properties worth crores including 24 plots, one triple-storied building...

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