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Odisha Increases 1% DA For State Employees, Pensioners

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik approved release of one percent DA (dearness allowance) for them on Thursday.

According to reports, the Chief Minister approved the release of one percent DA with effect from 1st July 2017. Now the DA will be 5 percent.

The pensioners drawing pension at the pre-revised rate will get an enhanced DA of 3 percent on the existing rate of 136 percent.

BJP Observes 12-Hour Bandh Demanding Sub-Division Status For Soro

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Odisha DGP Clears Air On Child Lifting Gangs; Requests People Not To Attack Innocents

Bhubaneswar: Odisha DGP RP Sharma today rubbished the social media rumours about 'child lifting gangs' that have triggered mob frenzy across the state...

Jumbo Herd Wreaks Havoc In Keonjhar

Keonjhar: A herd of elephants have caused extensive damage to a mango orchard in Telkoi forest area of Keonjhar in last four days.The elephants destro...

Ganja worth Rs 1.5 crore seized in Malkangiri; two held

Malkangiri: In a major crackdown, the district police arrested two persons for allegedly smuggling a huge cache of ganja in a truck in Malkangiri dist...