3 S'garh clerks axed for drinking at office

3 S'garh clerks axed for drinking at office

Sunday, 19 June 2022 | MAlAY RAY | SUNDARGARH

 Three senior clerks of Lephpripara block of  undargarh district were suspended on Thursday for taking alcohol during office hours. Also, a Panchayat Executive Officer of Tangarpalli block of the district was suspended on administrative ground.     The suspended clerks are Janu Barik, Sanjib Kumar Kispatta and Sanjay Kumar Naik.  They were working...

Prepare to meet natural disasters: CM

Saturday, 18 June 2022 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

 Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday chaired a meeting of the State Natural Calamity Management Committee and asked the administration to be prepared for the any disaster. He said the State’s natural disaster management policy is based on the objective that every life is precious and Odisha has become the front-ranking...

State IRCS calls for blood donation

Saturday, 18 June 2022 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

 The Indian Red Cross Society, State Branch, celebrated the World Blood Donor Day on Tuesday here. The theme for this year is 'Donating blood is an act of solidarity. Join the effort and save lives.' A meeting was held to draw attention to the role of voluntary blood donors in saving...

Junior Asst held taking bribe

Saturday, 18 June 2022 | PNS | CUTTACK

The Vigilance police on Friday caught red-handed Bikram Behera, Junior Assistant, Office of Block Education Officer, Badasahi in Mayurbhanj district while accepting a bribe of Rs 15,000 from a person. Behera had demanded the money from the complainant (Former Head Master) for preparation of a bill towards release of his arrear salary. Following...

Missing boy’s body found in drain

Saturday, 18 June 2022 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

The body of a minor boy, who had gone missing from Monday, was found inside a drain in the Niladri Vihar area under the Chandrasekharpur police station here on Friday. The deceased was identified as Daitya Raj Nayak, a resident of Panda Park slum.   According to sources, Nayak’s family members had...

Youth Cong hoists black flags at ED office

Saturday, 18 June 2022 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

 Protesting against the “continuous harassment” of Congress leader and Member of Parliament Rahul Gandhi by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) “at the behest” of Prime Minister Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah to settle score on the Gandhi family, the Youth Congress put up black flags at ED office here...

Real estate fraud: City builder arrested

Saturday, 18 June 2022 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

 The Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of the Crime Branch has arrested a builder Amaresh Chandra Sarangi from Bhubaneswar on the charge of duping people of about Rs 1.16 crore on the plea of selling them flats.   The accused, a native of Nuagan Barabati village under the Fategarh police station in Nayagarh...

Youth ends life as Army exam cancelled

Saturday, 18 June 2022 | PNS | BALESWAR:

An Indian Army aspirant committed suicide in Soro of Baleswar district after a written examination for recruitment into the military was cancelled.   The deceased Dhananjay Mohanty had cleared the physical fitness test one and a half years back during a drive for recruitment to the Army. He waited to appear for...

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