In the notification, Zilla Parishad president posts in 10 districts have been reserved for scheduled tribes while four posts have gone to scheduled caste nominees.
In response to a recent letter from Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, Jyotiraditya Scindia said IndiGo airline will operate three flights in a week on the Bhubaneswar-Jaipur route.
The UCCIL has sought the intervention of the Chief Minister so that the safe level of coal stock is maintained in critical units to prevent any eventualities in operations.
The decision was taken at the State executive committee meeting on natural disaster presided over by Chief Secretary Suresh Chandra Mohapatra.
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said the activities of the State government are now being guided by 5T principles which are aimed at transforming the functioning of different departments.
The houses completed so far have reportedly been constructed in BLC mode in which banks provided loans to beneficiaries for the construction of houses on a minimum of 30 square metre land.
The court ruled that auction is not the only method for determining the consideration for parting with the exclusive privilege for sale of liquor.
The State Cabinet on January 11, 2020 had given its nod to estimation of the number of SEBCs after the proposal for caste-based census was rejected by the Centre.
It is likely to continue to move west-northwestwards and weaken further into a Depression during next 06 hrs.
Special Relief Commissioner PK Jena asked the Addl DGP (Law and Order) to religiously follow the SOPs for deployment of ODRAF teams in search and rescue operations.
Although the Ministry of Railways had sanctioned a wagon factory in 2011-12, the proposal was later dropped as no investor came forward due to lack of demand for wagons.
The Odisha government has rushed rescue teams to the vulnerable areas and asked officials to evacuate people from low-lying areas, Special Relief Commissioner P K Jena stated.
The provisions of the amended act will be extended to posts of sarpanch, panchayat samiti chairperson and zilla parishad president.
Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita Sarangi on Friday slammed the Odisha government over poor plight of farmers and their declining income.
Amid shortage of doctors in public healthcare facilities, the State government has permitted pharmacists to treat minor ailments and dispense drugs for certain diseases in hospitals.