Govt sanctions Rs 54L to feed stray animals

Govt sanctions Rs 54L to feed stray animals

Wednesday, 01 April 2020 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

The State Government has sanctioned Rs 54 lakh to feed stray animals in various cities and towns as they are not getting food due to the nationwide lockdown underway for fighting out the coronavirus. Now, thousands of stray animals are having a hard time finding food as markets, eateries and hotels...

Zero tolerance towards lockdown violators

Tuesday, 31 March 2020 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

DGP Abhay on Monday warned of zero tolerance towards the COVID-19 lockdown violators. He said that while 90 per cent of the people are abiding by the lockdown guidelines, 10 per cent are flouting it, thereby putting the lives of the overwhelming majority in danger. He instructed the police personnel to...

Lord’s chariot will not roll in Bhubaneswar

Tuesday, 31 March 2020 | ANIl DHIR | BHUBANESWAR

The chariot was on the verge of completion before the decision was taken. Batakrushna Maharana, the chief carpenter who has been heading the artisans, is a disappointed man. For the first time in living memory, the age-old tradition of Rukuna Rath Yatra of Lord Lingaraj that falls on April 1...

Vedanta L’garh runs with COVID measures

Tuesday, 31 March 2020 | PNS | LANJIGARH

Vedanta’s alumina refinery at Lanjigarh is operational with all precautionary measures against COVID-19 as advised by the Government and the health authorities. Considering the severity of the situation in the wake the spread of Corona, the plant is running with minimum workforce and resources ensuring the COVID-19 guidelines issued by the...

Dhabas, tyre repair shops open in K’put

Tuesday, 31 March 2020 | PNS | KORAPUT

As advised by the State Government, the Koraput district administration has allowed opening of 10 dhabas (roadside eateries) and tyre repairing shops along the highways for smooth movement of trucks carrying essential commodities during the coronavirus lockdown period. While dhabas would provide packed cooked foods to drivers and helpers, the tyre...

Samanta pledges Rs 2.5 cr MPLAD fund

Tuesday, 31 March 2020 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

After donating his three months’ salary, Kandhamal BJD MP and KIIT and KISS founder Achyuta Samanta has pledged Rs 2.5 crore from his MPLAD funds to support the State Government’s efforts in fighting the coronavirus. In a letter, Dr Samanta urged the Kandhamal Collector for a one-time dispensation of Rs 2.50...

No collection: B’swar DHH runs short of blood

Tuesday, 31 March 2020 | Ubachak Mohanty | BALESWAR

At the time of the coronavirus spread, the blood bank at the District Headquarters Hospital (DHH) here is experiencing an imminent threat to its stock as blood of different groups including rare ones is exhausting with no inflow. The DHH usually collects about 1,500-1,600 units of blood averagely per month from...

Lockdown: Cops attacked during patrolling

Tuesday, 31 March 2020 | PNS | BHADRAK

Strict enforcement of COVID-19 lockdown took an ugly turn in Chandbali of Bhadrak district when a youth attacked on-duty police personnel during patrolling on Monday. However, the youth was later arrested and produced before court. Sources said that an enforcement team headed by Additional Tehsildar Prashant Maharana had gone to Chandbali NAC...

State Editions

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09 April 2020 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Pioneer’s ex-editor passes away

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Power workers demand insurance cover

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CM pats Revenue Dept officials for corona fight

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Article 370: A fresh perspective

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Why poor migrants need to fend for themselves

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