Successful thumb replantation at AIIMS Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar, May 2: A clean-cut complete amputated left Thumb has been successfully replanted at AIIMS Bhubaneswar. The surgical procedure headed by Associate Prof. Dr Sanjay Giri, Dept. of Burns and Plastic Surgery lasted for 10 hours. Post-operatively the patient recovered well with a viable replanted thumb and has been discharged after 10 days, informed Dr. […]

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Odisha collects highest ever State GST with record growth of 52%

Bhubaneswar, May 2: Odisha has recorded the highest ever OGST collection of Rs 1714.78 crore during April 2022 against Rs 1,126.67 crore during April 2021 with a growth of 52.20% surpassing the previous highest recorded in the month of March 2022 by a big margin of Rs 363.53 crore. Odisha has also maintained the highest […]

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Odisha: 115 vehicles penalised in 12-hour special drive for MV Act violations

Cuttack, April 28: As many as 115 vehicles were penalised for not complying with the safety standards of MV Act in a 12-hour State-wide special drive held between 8 PM of Wednesday and 8 AM of Thursday by the enforcement squad of State Transport Authority (STA), said an official release today. According to a STA […]

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Union Steel Minister RCP Singh dedicates JSPL’s 1.4MTPA rebar mill to nation

Angul, April 28: Union Steel Minister Ram Chandra Prasad Singh on Thursday dedicated 1.4MTPA TMT Rebar Mill of Jindal Steel & Power (JSP) at its 6 MTPA integrated steel complex at Angul. The TMT Rebar Mill of 14 lakh tons per annum Capacity is one of the World’s largest and the most modern Rebar Mill. […]

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Puri police initiates process to confiscate drug peddler Anirudh Jaisingh’s Rs 1 crore assets

Puri, April 28: Nearly a month after Puri police moved a competent authority under the Narcotics Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act to confiscate assets worth over Rs 1 crore of brown sugar smuggler Anirudh Jaisingh alias Anu, the latter on Wednesday night passed an order for forfeiture of ill-gotten properties. This is the first […]

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WODC chief lays stone for multiple projects in Bolangir

Bolangir, April 27: Western Odisha Development Council (WODC) Chairman and Principal Advisor to Chief Minister Asit Tripathy on Wednesday laid the foundation stone for construction of football playground and stadium at Bhima Bhoi Medical College and Hospital (BBMC&H), pavilion and gallery in Gandhi Stadium and BKN Milk Union Diary Project in Bolangir district. “The WODC […]

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Top cop appeals people not to park vehicles on Puri Beach Road

Puri, April 26: In a bid to make traffic movement smooth in the Beach Road, DSP (Traffic) Manobrata Satapathy has urged people to use the two parking lots opened along the busy stretch. The sea beach at Puri, which is among the most attractive beaches in the country, attracts hundreds of tourists from across the […]

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Odisha, Jharkhand hold 11th Executive Committee meeting on ‘Galudih’ joint project

Bhubaneswar, April 25: The 11th Executive Committee Meeting on Galudih Joint Project was held on Monday to discuss issues pertaining to Subarnarekha Multipurpose Project. Additional Chief Secretary, (State Water Resources Department) Anu Garg, Jharkhand Water Resources Department Secretary Prashant Kumar led the delegations of Government of Odisha and Jharkhand, respectively. The programme and progress of […]

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Ensure uninterrupted power supply to rural & urban areas: Odisha Chief Secretary

Bhubaneswar, April 25: Chief Secretary Suresh Chandra Mahapatra on Monday reviewed power supply situation in the State through digital mode from the State Lokseba Bhawan here and directed the authorities to ensure power supply to all areas of the State both rural and urban. “As there was rising heat and examination of the students would […]

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Odisha asks schools to apply brakes on unfit buses

Cuttack, April 24: Expressing deep concern over the plying of school buses flouting road safety norms in the State, the State Transport Authority (STA) has appealed to schools to check the fitness of vehicles ferrying children and abide by Motor Vehicle law. The appeal came after nearly 1,100 vehicles engaged in transporting school students in […]

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