Congratulating The New Indian Express group and Editorial Director Prabhu Chawla for successfully organising OLF, the Chief Minister said this festival plays an important role in more ways than one.
Addressing the meeting, the Chief Minister sought the support of the Centre for early installation of mobile towers at 866 locations in Left Wing Extremism affected areas.
According to sources 8.52 lakh pluckers, 20,650 binders and 17,860 temporary employees are involved in kendu leaf trade.
The DG NCRB Running Trophy is given to top performers among state police forces in technology use and comes at a time when the 5T mantra of CM Naveen Patnaik is being given emphasis.
The Odisha CM had asked Ministers to submit progress report of development works by 7th of a month.
JSPL's Chairman Naveen Jindal handed over a cheque of Rs three crore to Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at the state secretariat here on Saturday, a company statement said.
Airport police station officers said as Chief Minister was not in his residence and it was raining in the morning, Acharya was taken to Commissionerate Police’s grievance cell in Cuttack.
The BJD, which won 112 seats in the 147-member Assembly in the recently concluded elections, held simultaneously with the Lok Sabha polls, has been in power in Odisha since 2000.
The BJD supremo's elder sister Gita Mehta and other members of his family may also attend the function.
Odisha result 2019 HIGHLIGHTS: Naveen Patnaik retains CM's chair for fifth term; BJP makes massive gains
The elections for the 147 Assembly seats and 21 Lok Sabha seats were conducted in four phases.
Special category status is the need of the hour due to the massive loss to infrastructure which may stall growth of the state, Naveen Patnaik said.
The chief minister held a meeting with telecom service providers who assured to provide uninterrupted telecom service during and after the cyclone.
The Chief Minister had to cut short his road show in Rourkela and parts of RN Pali segments due to paucity of time which left his followers dejected.
Naveen filed four sets of documents before assistant sub-collector and designated returning officer (RO) Satyananda Nayak at about 11.15 am.
Sources said Naveen Patnaik’s aircraft could not land at Lanjigarh in Kalahandi district due to dense fog conditions and it was diverted to Jeypore.