Gangster Hyder brought back to Odisha, details of escape after quizzing
Police Commissioner Saumendra Priyadarshi said a 12-hour operation led to the arrest of the criminal with support from Telangana Police.
Odisha seeks more vaccine doses as over 50 percent of session sites run out of stock
Health officials said Odisha required more doses of Covishield as the vaccine has been approved for the entire state while Covaxin has been allowed for Bhubaneswar only.
Odisha records over 3000 new infections of COVID-19, test positivity rate nears 10%
The Naveen Patnaik government has also clamped night curfew from 9 pm to 5 am in the urban areas of the rest 20 districts and suspended inter-state bus operations.
Orissa High Court dissatisfied over food security in state
The Orissa High Court has expressed dissatisfaction over the State government rsquo;s claim that it has already covered 80 per cent (pc) of population under the targeted public distribution system (PDS).
Anganwadi worker tests positive, parents jittery
Panic has spread in Ambaguda panchayat under Jeypore block after an anganwadi worker tested positive for Covid-19.
Ready to leave Odisha, says expelled BJD leader Pradeep Panigrahy
Expelled BJD leader and Gopalpur MLA Pradeep Panigrahy on Thursday pleaded the State government not to implicate him in false cases and said he is ready to leave Odisha.
Trawl fishing banned off Odisha coast for 2 months
The government has banned mechanised boats from fishing on the State coast from April 15 to June 15 to facilitate breeding of fish in the sea.
Shree Jagannath Temple Administration to review SOP today
The spread of infection among the servitor community of Srimandir has already become a cause of concern for the administration.
631 new Covid cases reported in Odisha' s Sundargarh
The Covid crisis in Sundargarh showed no signs of relenting as a whopping 631 new cases were reported from the district on Thursday.
Villagers of Bangomunda foil kidnap bid of seven-year-old girl
Villagers of of Bangomunda rescued a seven-year-old girl from the clutches of a kidnapper on Thursday. The culprit was identified as Dolamani Meher, who is a librarian in the local school.