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Khadi and Village Industries Commission sets up Odisha's first silk yarn production centre

The development assumes great significance as silk comprises nearly 75 per cent of the total khadi fabric production in Odisha.

published on : 26th September 2021

Indian Oil launches sports training initiative for inmates in two Odisha jails

The initiative was also launched at Tamil Nadu's Puzhal, Central Prison at Chanchalguda in Hyderabad and Central Prison at Poojappura in Thiruvananthapuram.

published on : 16th August 2021

Odisha gangster Hyder attempts escape again, dies in encounter 

A native of Kendrapara, Hyder’s rise to prominence in the criminal world also marked the emergence of an organized crime syndicate in Odisha. 

published on : 25th July 2021

Odisha: Nodal officer to manage Covid situation in prisons

The Directorate has also asked the under-trial review committees to consider release of inmates above 60 years of age with comorbidities on interim bail or parole.

published on : 18th May 2021