Liquor in vegetable crates seized

Liquor in vegetable crates seized

Thursday, 28 May 2020 | PNS | JAJPUR

Excise officials seized around 45 litres of liquor stashed in vegetable crates from a pickup van at the Jajpur vegetable market on Wednesday morning. The officials detained the driver of the van and began interrogating him in this connection. Vegetables from Kolkata are imported to the district regularly. A pickup van bearing...

Rs 4L ganja seized in city

Wednesday, 27 May 2020 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

The Commissionerate police on Tuesday busted a ganja smuggling racket and arrested two persons in this connection in Bhubaneswar. The police seized ganja worth Rs 4 lakh and arrested two persons, including an engineering student. Sources said that after procuring ganja from Bhadrak district, the accused used to sell it to different...

Paediatrician Rout passes away

Wednesday, 27 May 2020 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

Eminent paediatrician Dr Akshay Kumar Rout passed away at a private hospital here on Monday. He was 70 and is survived by his wife Pushpa and three daughters. Dr Rout was father of senior IAS officer Sujata Karthikeyan and father-in-law of 5T Secretary VK Pandian. He was famous in Tatanagar for...

Rotarians distribute rations among destitute

Wednesday, 27 May 2020 | PNS | PURI

The State Rotary CSR Committee along with Rotarians of Puri  organised distribution of dry food packets consisting of rice, dal, suji, chuda, sugar, potato, onion, soap, handwash and other items amongst daily wage earners like migrant workers, hawkers, rickshaw pullers, venders, auto drivers, hotel attendants, etc. These people have been hit...

‘Kids face eye problems for online teaching’

Wednesday, 27 May 2020 | PNS | BHUANESWAR

The Odisha RTE Forum on Monday urged the State Government to review the manner of online teaching being provided by private schools during the Covid lockdown as many of children have complained of eye problems. “It has come to our notice that due to online teaching by private schools many children...

INTUC leader’s death mourned

Wednesday, 27 May 2020 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

Members of the Indian National Trade Union Congress, Odisha Branch expressed deep grief over the demise of INTUC, New Delhi general secretary Rajendra Prasad Singh at a meeting here on Monday. “Singh’s demise is a great loss for the INTUC and the working class as a whole,” said INTUC, Odisha Branch...

91% ITER graduates get good job offers

Wednesday, 27 May 2020 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

The Institute of Technical Education and Research (ITER), faculty of engineering and technology of the SOA Deemed University, has maintained its dominant position with a 91% placement for its 2019-20-batch students involving major companies. While 30% of the students received job offers on the first day of recruitment from high-paying companies...

Veterans Club collects 30 units of blood

Wednesday, 27 May 2020 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

With a commitment to fight against the Covid-19 pandemic from all angles, the Veterans Club Odisha (VCO) conducted a blood donation camp at Hotel BJ’s BY THE WAY at Patia here and collected 30 units of blood. The camp was inaugurated by Nitai Gaur Dhal, a Veteran of Naval Aviation. Club president...

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