Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw embarks on BJP's 'Jan Ashirwad Yatra' in Odisha

The bureaucrat-turned-politician received a rousing welcome by the saffron party workers on his arrival at the Biju Patnaik International Airport in Bhubaneswar.

published on : 19th August 2021

Bahuda Jatra of Lord Jagannath underway in Puri amid Covid restrictions

Although the absence of devotees has taken the sheen away from the festival, the return journey of the almighty is being held amid restrictions and Covid protocol for the second consecutive year.

published on : 20th July 2021

COVID-19: Odisha government bans Bol Bom Jatra second year in row

This is for the second year when the state government prohibited the 'Bol Bom Jatra' with the possibility of a third wave of COVID-19 looming large this time.

published on : 13th July 2021

Puri set to hold second devotee-less Ratha Jatra; curfew imposed for two days

The administration imposed curbs across the 3-km long Grand Road from Shree Jagannath Temple to Sri Gunducha Temple where all activities excluding medical emergencies are prohibited.

published on : 11th July 2021

Hingula jatra kicks off sans devotees

The famous nine-day Maa Hingula Jatra took off at Gopalprasad village under Talcher block here on Monday though with Covid restrictions.

published on : 27th April 2021

Hundreds throng Sarala Temple in Odisha for Jhamu Jatra

On the day, 35 fresh Covid cases were reported from Jagatsinghpur, taking the tally to 9,288.

published on : 15th April 2021