CM hails octogenarian’s Covid battle win

CM hails octogenarian’s Covid battle win

Wednesday, 15 July 2020 | PNS | PHULBANI

An 81-year-old man, Gopinath Dakua, of Kandhamal district has triumphed over Covid-19 after a 15-day ordeal. Dakua, a native of Tala Indragada in Raikia block, was initially undergoing treatment at the Indragada Public Health Centre as he suffered from influenza. After he developed Covid-19symptoms, he was shifted to the nearby Temporary...

RGH OPD closed

Tuesday, 14 July 2020 | PNS | ROURKELA

The Outpatient Department (OPD) of the Rourkela Government Hospital (RGH) would be closed from Monday till July 15following the detection of some Covid-19 cases. However, services for trauma, delivery and emergency cases would continue. Notably, on Saturday, the Bonai Sub-Divisional Hospital in this Sundargarh district also closed its OPD for an indefinite...

2 more Covid care centres in Khordha soon

Tuesday, 14 July 2020 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

In a major move to combat the coronavirus pandemic, two more Covid care centres would be set up in Khordha district. An MoU between the Khordha district administration and the IMS & SUM Hospital was signed in this regard on Monday. While a 500-bed Covid care centre would become operational at Jamujhari,...

Old Rauspatna declared containment zone

Tuesday, 14 July 2020 | PNS | CUTTACK

The Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) on Monday declared Old Rausapatana in the city as a containment zone following detection of five Covid-19 cases in the area. The decision was taken for active contact tracing and containment of the virus spread. People have been restricted from entering into and going out of...

Sex slur: OAS officer gets bail

Tuesday, 14 July 2020 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

The Court of Additional District & Sessions Judge here on Monday granted bail to Bibhu Prasad Sarangi, an OAS officer and Director of National Ayush Mission, who was arrested on July 9 in a sexual harassment case. The bail was granted against two sureties of Rs 10,000 each. The Mahila Police had...

BBSR region posts 91% CBSE +2 results

Tuesday, 14 July 2020 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

The Bhubaneswar region of the CBSE registered a 91.46- per cent of pass in the Class-XII Examinations 2020, results of which were announced on Monday. The board didn’t come up with a merit list in view of the coronavirus pandemic. The pass percentage at the all-India level was recorded at 88.78, which...

Returnees became virus spreaders in Jajpur

Tuesday, 14 July 2020 | SUGYAN CHOUDHURY

A multifaceted personality, Ranjan Kumar Das, District Magistrate & Collector, Jajpur, has hundreds irons in the fire to his credit and all of them are hot indeed! A versatile writer, a zestful chronicler of life through his travelogues, he goes on unceasingly releasing his creations to the admiration of his...

Matric exam results likely by July 31

Tuesday, 14 July 2020 | PNS | BHUBANESWAR

Results of High School Certificate (Matriculation) examinations, conducted by the Board of Secondary Education in February-March 2020, are likely to be published before July 31. School and Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash hinted about this on Monday. “Evaluation of Matric answer sheets has been completed, while tabulation work is now going...

State Editions

Panic grips VIMSAR as ICU doc infected

15 July 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Ganjam reports 188 new Covid cases, 1 death

15 July 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

CM hails octogenarian’s Covid battle win

15 July 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Baleswar Covid+ man goes to sorcerer

15 July 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Singhania students excel in CBSE exam

15 July 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Athagarh declared Containment Zone

15 July 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Sunday Edition

A case for cobots

12 July 2020 | Pradeep David | Agenda

Hope in the times of pandemic

12 July 2020 | Miniya Chatterji | Agenda

Covid tales: The joy of homecoming

12 July 2020 | Vandana Srivastava | Agenda

Astroturf | Unlock the mind to heal

12 July 2020 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Online education: Dispel fear of surveillance

12 July 2020 | Madhav Govind | Agenda

Talktime : ‘I’m enjoying working on OTT platforms’

12 July 2020 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer