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Odisha chief electoral officer holds preparatory meeting for simultaneous elections

Odisha chief electoral officer holds preparatory meeting for simultaneous elections

BHUBANESWAR: Chief electoral officer (CEO) of the state Surendra Kumar on Saturday started preparation for upcoming elections and conducted an orientation programme for police, crime branch, excise and income tax officers. Kumar said special teams will be formed for smooth conduct of the elections. ?The main objective of the orientation […]

Day before PM Modi visit, Naveen Patnaik asks Gadkari to improve NHs in Odisha

Day before PM Modi visit, Naveen Patnaik asks Gadkari to improve NHs in Odisha

BHUBANESWAR: Day before Prime Minister is scheduled to lay foundation stone for three national highway (NH) projects at Baripada, chief minister on Friday asked the Centre to improve condition of existing highway projects in . In a letter to Union highways minister , the chief minister said is suffering a […]

Cyclone Pabuk: Seven districts in Odisha on alert

Cyclone Pabuk: Seven districts in Odisha on alert

BHUBANESWAR: The government has put seven districts on alert in view of cyclonic activities in the South China Sea. In this regard, the revenue and disaster management department of the Odisha government issued an advisory on Thursday. “A cyclonic storm Pabuk lay centered at 0830 hours IST of January 3 […]

Odisha constables, havildars get power to investigate petty offences

Odisha constables, havildars get power to investigate petty offences

BHUBANESWAR: Bringing a significant reform in the , the state government has delegated power to constables and havildars to investigate petty offences, involving imprisonment up to three years. TOI has the copy of the home department?s resolution in this regard. According to the home department?s order, constables and havildars with […]

Naveen Patnaik demands more trains on Khurda-Balangir line

Naveen Patnaik demands more trains on Khurda-Balangir line

BHUBANESWAR: Chief minister on Friday urged the Centre to introduce a passenger train on the newly-constructed Balangir-Bhainsapalli section of the 289-km Khurda -Balangir project. The 16-km line is expected to be inaugurated by Prime Minister during his proposed visit to on January 16. Naveen, in a letter to Union railways […]