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CM announces one-time honorarium of Rs 20,000 for ASHA workers

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today announced one-time assistance of Rs 10,000 for purchasing umbrella, bicycle and torch light for ASHA workers.Also, the assistance of the ASHA workers has been increased from Rs 10,000 to Rs 20,000.Nearly 47,000 ASHA workers would be benefited in the State.
Accredited Social Health Activist (ASHA) is a trained female community health activist. Selected from the community itself and accountable to it, they are trained to work as an interface between the community and the public health system. 

BJP declares 11 candidates for Odisha polls

Bhubaneswar: The Central Election Committee of the Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) today announced 11 names for the ensuing General Elections in Odisha.In...

Matric exam answer sheets evaluation begins

Bhubaneswar: The evaluation of answer sheets of Matric exams began on Monday. The Board of Secondary Education evaluation process will be completed wi...

Modi to vist Odisha on Mar 29, April 1

Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to visit Odisha on March 29 and April 1 in view of the upcoming general elections.His visit is ...

2019 elections: BJD releases second list of candidates

Bhubaneswar: Biju Janata Dal (BJD) president and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday declared the second list of candidates for the Assembly elect...