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Bihar Governor given additional charge of Odisha

Bhubaneswar: President Ram Nath Kovind has directed Bihar Governor Satya Pal Malik to discharge functions of Governor of Odisha, in addition to his own duties, following the completion of the tenure of S.C. Jamir.

'The President of India is pleased to appoint Shri Satya Pal Malik, Governor of Bihar to discharge the functions of the Governor of Odisha, in addition to his own duties, until regular arrangements for the office of the Governor of Odisha is made vice Shri S.C. Jamir, who is completing his tenure on March 20, 2018,' said a President's Secretariat communique.

Notably, tenure of S.C. Jamir, who was sworn in as the Odisha Governor on March 21, 2013, ends today.

Rahul Gandhi appoints Niranjan Patnaik as new OPCC chief

Bhubaneswar: Political speculations regarding new future of Odisha Congress ended as AICC President Rahul Gandhi today appointed Niranjan Patnaik as t...

Teachers Postpone Strike After Govt Assurance

Bhubaneswar: Teachers under the banner 'All Odisha School-College Teachers and Employees United Forum', today postponed their agitation and served a t...

Senior Odisha Congress leaders meet Rahul Gandhi

Bhubaneswar: Senior Congress leaders from Odisha, including Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) president Prasad Harichandan, Niranjan Patnaik, N...

School, college teachers call off strike

Bhubaneswar: The agitating school and college teachers and employees today postponed their agitation to June 30 after a meeting with Chief Secretary A...