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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. 

Baby elephant rescued by locals in Athagarh

Athagarh: Locals rescued an elephant calf was spotted laying at a farmland in Khamara Nuagaon under Khuntuni Forest Division in Athagarh area of Cutta...

Odisha Teachers On Protest Again Say Demands Remain Unfulfilled

Bhubaneswar: Braving rain and sun, teachers under the aegis of Odisha School College Teachers and Employees' United Forum today, after a lull of two m...

Two children meet watery grave in Balasore

Balasore: In a tragic incident, two children drowned in a pond at Chakulia village under Remuna police limits in Balasore district on Wednesday.The de...

CM announces Rs 5 crore aid for Kerala flood victims

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today announced an assistance of Rs 5 crore for the flood victims of Kerala.Meanwhile, torrential rains, ov...