Truck owner fined staggering Rs 6.53 lakh

Truck owner fined staggering Rs 6.53 lakh

Sunday, 15 September 2019 | PNS | SAMBALPUR

An incident of traffic violation has cost a truck owner a whopping Rs 6.53 lakh as penalty. The truck owner was slapped the fine by the Sambhalpur RTO for various offences. What's more surprising was that the incident took place much before the implementation of the newly amended Motor Vehicles (MV)...

3 from Odisha in Indian Women’s Hockey squad

Saturday, 14 September 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

As many as three players from Odisha have secured their berth in the 18-member Indian Women’s Hockey team for the upcoming England tour which is scheduled to take place from September 27 to October 4 in Marlow, England. The players are Deep Grace Ekka, Lilima Minz, and Namita Toppo. The Indian...

‘Join Global Climate Strike on Sep 20, 27’

Saturday, 14 September 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

Green Nobel winner and Lok Shakti Abhiyan president Prafulla Samantara will leave for America on September 16 to attend the Peoples' Summit on Climate, Rights and Human Survival to be held at New York on September 18 and 19. The summit will discuss the success made by different countries on implementation...

‘Odisha’s contribution to MF growing’

Saturday, 14 September 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

Chief General Manager of Security and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) Biranchi Narayan Sahoo highlighted that there is ample scope for investors of the country to channelising household saving to mutual funds (MF). While speaking at the 4th ICC Retail Saving Opportunities Conclave organised by the Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC)...

CM greets 19 skaters for Guinness record

Saturday, 14 September 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday felicitated 19 skaters of Brahmapur Skating Academy, who have set a Guinness world record by roller skating non-stop for 48 hours at Largest Roller Skating Lesson held at Belgavi in Karnataka on November 10, 2018. The skaters created the world record during the Largest Roller...

Dutee to take part in World Athletics meet

Saturday, 14 September 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

Sprinter Dutee Chand on Thursday was included in the India squad for the World Athletics Championships to be held in Doha later this month. The development came after the Athletics Federation of India (AFI) accepted an invite for her participation from its parent body, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF). The...

Min reviews dev works in Jharsuguda

Saturday, 14 September 2019 | PNS | JHARSUGUDA

State Planning and Coordination, Commerce and Transport Minister Padmanabha Behera reviewed works of various departments here on Thursday. Behera while going through the details of funds given for development works in the district from the District Mineral Fund (DMF), directed the departmental officers to be more careful for successful implementation of...

DGP reviews setting up of call centres in districts

Saturday, 14 September 2019 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

DGP BK Sharma, reviewing the setting up of call centres in the districts for effective implementation of the ‘Mo Sarkar’ initiative of the State Government, here on Friday through videoconferencing urged range IGs, DIGs and  SPs to analyse feedbacks on a daily basis and take targeted corrective and disciplinary action. Sharma...

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