Railways Minister will inaugurate a slew of infrastructure and passenger amenities projects at different places in the State through video-conferencing on Monday.
Kalahandi police on Monday arrested one Rangadhar Bihari for his alleged complicity in the distribution of fake ration cards under the National Food Security Act.
Retired IAS Officer, two-time Rajya Sabha Member, once ‘Chanakya’ of the BJD and chief advisor of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and founder of Odisha Jan Morcha Pyarimohan Mohapatra is no more.
Proving State Government’s tall claims over success of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) project in organising sewerage system in the millennium city Cuttack futile, Khannagar residents have interrupted drainage construction work in the area. The protestors alleged substandard work and demanded inquiry.
It seems the farmer suicide incidents in the State are far from ceasing. While the State Government is still finding it difficult to deal with the crop loss and loan burden issues, another farmer killed self on the same ground in Aska.
In a success in fake note printing and transaction case probe, Commissionerate Police arrested another accused today. The accused was arrested from Mayurbhanj and is being questioned.
In yet another shocking road mishap in the State today, a biker rider died in Keonjhar being hit by a speeding Haiwa.
Adding another chapter to his continuous contradictory statements in the State Assembly over Bargarh farmer suicide, Odisha Agriculture Minister Pradeep Maharathy claimed today that the sting operation visuals being aired by News7 channel unearthing Rs 500Cr agro subsidy scam is from 2013-14. While Maharathy shared the same information in Assembly, he even did not hesitate to repeat it before News7 camera.
In a heart wrenching road mishap at Budakata Chhak in Sundergarh district today, two of a family died and two others sustained critical injuries as a trailer truck hit the bike they were travelling on. The two of the deceased also include a woman.
After being appointed as Vice Chairman of the Odisha Planning Board, veteran BJD leader and Rajya Sabha member Bishnu Charan Das on Sunday said he would resign from MP post in two-three days.