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Biju Birth Centenary Celebrations Conclude

Bhubaneswar: The concluding ceremony of the year-long Biju Patnaik's birth centenary celebrations was held at the Adivasi Exhibition Ground here on Sunday coinciding with the state-level Panchayati Raj Divas Samaroh.

Chief minister Naveen Patnaik attended the event as chief guest. A documentary on Biju Babu was screened at the event, which was jointly organized by the Panchayati Raj and information and public relations (I&PR) Department.

Ministers of almost all departments, MPs, MLAs and other noted personalities joined the programme.

Formalin Laced Fish: Raids On Fish Markets, Godowns In Sambalpur & Bolangir

Sambalpur: Sambalpur Municipal Corporation and fisheries officials today conducted joint raids on the fish outlets at nine places in the city and coll...

One Killed, 35 Injured In Separate Road Mishaps

Bhubaneswar: One person was killed and at least 35 persons were injured in three separate bus accidents in Berhampur, Rayagada and Banki on Tuesday.A ...

Bhasha Andolan Postponed After State Government's Assurance

Bhubaneswar: The 825-day-long Bhasha Andolan- a silent black flag protest demanding use of Odia language in official communication was postponed on Mo...

Panic Grips Villages Surrounding Satkosia Reserve After Tiger Freed Into Forest

Angul: The relocation of two tigers from Madhya Pradesh to the Satkosia Tiger Reserve in Angul district could have cheered wild life enthusiasts, but ...