Covid outbreak: Odisha announces complete shutdown in Balasore, Bhadrak & Jajpur for 60 hours

Bhubaneswar: Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy on Thursday announced complete shutdown for 60-hours from 10 pm of Thursday in Balasore, Bhadrak and Jajpur districts as 28 Coronavirus (Covid-19) positive cases have been reported from these districts in last four days. “As many as 28 Covid-19 positive cases have been reported from the three districts in past […]

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Odisha doesn’t have community spreading of Coronavirus, says Chief Secretary

Bhubaneswar: Odisha doesn’t have community spreading of novel Coronaviurs (Covid-19), said Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy on Sunday. Dispelling the apprehensions of community transmission of the infection that prevailed in the wake of three positive cases emerging out from Bomikhal alone and another positive case in Surya Nagar area of Bhubaneswar, Tripathy said it was established […]

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Odisha Govt asks people not to overcrowd markets after 48-hour shutdown gets over

Bhubaneswar: Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy on Sunday appealed to people not to overcrowd markets after 48-hour shutdown got over in Bhubaneswar, Cuttack and Bhadrak Town at 8 pm. “I appealed people not to go for desperate buying after completion of 48-hour shutdown period at 8 pm tonight in Bhubaneswar, Cuttack and Bhadrak Town. I urge […]

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Asit Tripathy takes charge as Chief Secretary, says files to move at rocket speed

Bhubaneswar: Asit Kumar Tripathy on Monday took charge as the Chief Secretary at the Lok Seva Bhavan here. Addressing a press conference, Tripathy said that file movement will be made faster and “Rocket speed” will be ensured. “Importance will be given on faster movement of files. Rocket speed movement of files will be ensured,” said […]

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Asit Tripathy is new Odisha Chief Secretary

Bhubaneswar: A day after Governor Prof Ganeshi Lal approved the name of incumbent Chief Secretary Aditya Prasad Padhi as the State Election Commissioner (SEC), the State Government on Thursday effected a reshuffle in top bureaucracy and appointed 1986-batch IAS officer Asit Tripathy as the new Chief Secretary of Odisha. Tripathy is currently serving as the […]

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IAS Reshuffle: Asit Tripathy gets additional charge as KBK Chief Administrator

Bhubaneswar: The State Government on Wednesday effected a major reshuffle in the bureaucracy. According to a State Government notification, 1986-batch IAS officer Asit Kumar Tripathy was given additional charge as Chief Administrator KBK. Tripathy is now the Development Commissioner and Additional Chief Secretary (Home). His batch mate SP Thakur was appointed as Gopabandhu Academy of […]

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