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Union Minister Gadkari To Lay Foundation For 2nd Brahmani Bridge Today

Union Ministers Jual Oram and Dharmendra Pradhan and Rourkela legislator Dilip Ray will also attend foundation laying ceremony at Balughat ground in Rourkela.

Though Rs 476 crore fund has been sanctioned by the centre for the second Brahmani bridge, GKC Projects has agreed to execute the construction work at Rs 381.75 crore.

Dilip Ray, Rourkela MLA, said, "I am happy finally the project is going to take off though after significant delay. The bridge work should start by October and get over within one and a half year."

By-poll: BJD topples BJP in Baleswar ZP seat

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Phulbani still coldest place in Odisha

Phulbani in Kandahmal district continued to remain as the coldest place in Odisha with the mercury level remaining at 3.5 degrees Celsius on Saturday....

12 commercial high-rises fail fire-safety tests in Cuttack

Cuttack: After inspecting fire safety measures at shopping malls and hotels in Puri, Bhubaneswar and other major towns in the State, the Fire Services...

DGP unveils Prevent cyber crime fraud booklet, felicitates 24 cops

Bhubaneswar: Director General of Police (DGP) Dr RP Sharma on Saturday released a booklet containing guidelines and advisories to bring public awarene...