1st phase elections: Notification issued for four Lok Sabha, 28 Assembly seats

Bhubaneswar: The Gazette notification for holding elections in four Lok Sabha seats and 28 Assembly segments in the first phase on April 11 was issued on Monday. The first phase polls to four Lok Sabha seats in Kalahandi, Nabarangpur, Berhampur and Koraput will be held on April 11 along with 28 Assembly constituencies – Nuapada, Khariar, […]

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Here’s all you need to know about constituency-wise election schedule in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Odisha will go to simultaneous polls in four phases starting April 11, 2019. The next three phases of elections will be conducted on April 18, 23 and 29. Constituency-wise dates of Lok Sabha and Assembly elections 2019 has been declared by the Election Commission of India (ECI). Here’s all you need to know about […]

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Odisha to go for polls on April 11, 18, 23 and 29

Bhubaneswar: The much-awaited schedule for the Lok Sabha and Assembly polls was announced by the Election Commission on Sunday, with which the Model Code of Conduct for Governments and political parties came into force. Elections will be held in four phases in Odisha on April 11, 18, 23 and 29. While four Lok Sabha segments […]

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108 Ambulance completes six years in Odisha, saves 21.65 lakh lives

Bhubaneswar: Started in 2013 to cater to the needs of those in distress, 108 Ambulance services completed six years in the State on Tuesday. Coping with many technical snags and other hurdles, 108 services team has tackled nearly 21.65 lakh emergencies in the State since its launching. It has ferried and saved as many as […]

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30,000 people enrolled under PM-Shram Yogi Mandhan pension scheme in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Union Petroleum and Natural Gas, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Minister Dharemndra Pradhan on Tuesday said that 30,000 people have been enrolled under Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Mandhan (PM-SYM) in the State so far. Pradhan, while attending a function marking the nation-wide launching of the scheme here, said 30,000 people have been enrolled under the […]

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400 Ujjwala sanitary napkin manufacturing units launched in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday launched Ujjwala Sanitary Napkin Manufacturing units at 400 common service centres (CSCs) across the State here. The initiative is being undertaken by various central public sector undertakings like IOCL, HPCL, BPCL, NTPC and NALCO in the State. Speaking on the occasion, Pradhan said that […]

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Mobile vision centres to provide advanced eye treatment to remotest

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday flagged off mobile vision centres in 10 districts of Odisha to provide advanced eye treatment to the remotest. As part of SUNETRA programme, at least 53 permanent vision centres have been set up so far in 18 districts in the State. On the occasion, the Chief Minister said […]

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CM dedicates Rs 15,000-crore thermal power projects

Jharsuguda: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday dedicated to the State the Rs 15,000 crore thermal power project of Odisha Power Generation Corporation Limited (OPGC) at Banharpali, Jharsuguda. The project is part of the company’s expansion at Ib Valley. With state-of-the-art tech and output of 1,320 mega watt (MW), it’s the largest thermal power generation […]

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