In order to help the rural poor in Keonjhar district to cope with the immediate economic impact of the pandemic all MGNREGS workers in Keonjhar will be paid the minimum wage during 2020-21 fiscal.
11 Jun 2020
Shah said around 28 lakh poor families of the state are beneficiaries of the Ujjwala scheme out of 8 crore families of the country
08 Jun 2020
Taking advantage of lax administration of the Food Supplies and Consumer Welfare department, unscrupulous traders have resorted to fleecing the consumers.
07 Jun 2020
At present, eight posts of additional secretary, one post each of joint secretary and deputy secretary and four post of under secretary in OSS cadre are lying vacant.
05 Jun 2020
The State power regulator has not changed the tariff (both RST and BST) for the third consecutive year.
02 Jun 2020
With no cash compensation for their damaged crops, the Rs 200 crore livelihood intervention was a let down for the farmers facing severe liquidity crunch to take advantage of the relief measures.
31 May 2020
The Central agency had supplied 1.10 lakh bales of which only 5 per cent were delivered during Covid lockdown.
27 May 2020
The new members of PACS will be issued KCCs for availing credit at concessional rate of interest
25 May 2020
Ripened paddy in around 60 pc cropped areas of Balasore dist has been flattened by the cyclone
22 May 2020
The District Mineral Foundation fund can only be utilised in mineral bearing districts having at least one positive Covid-19 case
18 May 2020
While only 50 per cent of the crops is harvested in Balasore, half of the blocks in Puri are yet to start cutting as their crops are not ripe.
17 May 2020
The scarcity of operators prevails even after the Odisha Government’s announcement to facilitate the movement of trained manpower from Punjab and Haryana.
15 May 2020
With a small land holding of 3 acres, Binod (31) could manage his small family with an average annual income of `2.5 lakh from his betel vines.
13 May 2020
A resident of Balangir and helping out distress Odia migrant workers stuck in Tamil Nadu, Babu took up the matter with several NGOs working on migration issue.
11 May 2020
The nodal officers of Panchayatiraj department are having a tough time handling queries from people stranded in other States as they are not sure about the transport plan by the Government.
30 Apr 2020