Odisha News


Seven held for spreading coronavirus rumours
 

At least seven persons were arrested from different parts of the State for spreading Covid-19 rumours including communally senstive ones, on social media in the last 24 hours.

published : 07 Apr 2020

Odisha tea vendor donates Rs 20,000 for coronavirus fight

AMID the Corona gloom, inspiring deeds by ordinary men from the nook and corners are giving strength to the battle against the great enemy.

published : 07 Apr 2020

Another Odisha village gets COVID-19 hotspot tag 
 

266 labourers employed in Bhubaneswar have returned to Chikiti block of Ganjam since March 21
 

published : 07 Apr 2020

Odisha lockdown: Temples closed, priests suffer
 

The coronavirus lockdown has rendered hundreds of priests and sevayats of the district jobless.

published : 07 Apr 2020

Blood scarcity amid lockdown crisis

Pandit Raghunath Murmu Medical College and Hospital (MCH) is staring at an acute scarcity of blood due to the lockdown.

published : 07 Apr 2020

Odisha lockdown: Cremations stalled,  caretakers seek aid

The lockdown has snatched away livelihood of several communities who are dependent on the Swargadwar and Srimandir at Puri.  

published : 07 Apr 2020

Coronavirus scare weans away alcohol addicts

The village heads played an instrumental role in educating tribals on the urgent need to maintain social distancing and the risk of visiting illegal liquor sale points.

published : 07 Apr 2020

20 hurt in group clash over road blockade in Cuttack

The social distancing barricades erected to contain the community transmission of COVID-19 pandemic led to violent group clash.

published : 07 Apr 2020

COVID-19: Cuttack’s three rural areas sealed

The district administration on Sunday declared three villages as containment zone after the localities were found to have been visited by Jajpur’s Covid-19 positive person.

published : 07 Apr 2020

Odisha Governor to donate  Rs 13.2 lakh to PM Cares

Governor Ganeshi Lal will contribute `13.2 lakh to the PM-Cares Fund which has been set up to raise money for fighting the Covid-19 pandemic.

published : 07 Apr 2020

Another 500-bed COVID-19 hospital ready in Odisha

Opening the facility through video conferencing, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik interacted with doctors and health care workers of the hospital.

published : 07 Apr 2020

Farmers of Cuttack set social distance example

Villagers take up harvesting at their farmland involving family members

published : 07 Apr 2020

CM pat for Odisha police personnel
 

He also released video of a police personnel appealing to the people to stay indoors and practise social distancing.

published : 07 Apr 2020

Odisha to receive rains for 4 days, IMD forecasts mercury rise

Some districts are also expected to experience thunderstorm with lightning and gusty surface winds reaching up to 30 km/hr to 40 km/hr on Wednesday.

published : 07 Apr 2020

COVID-19: Good Monday for Odisha, only one positive case

A day after posting its highest single day Covid-19 cases at 18, it was a sigh of relief for the State on Monday with only one person testing positive.

published : 07 Apr 2020