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Speaker Announces Presiding Officers Panel

Bhubaneswar:  The names of presiding officers of the House proceedings in Odisha Legislative Panel has been announced by Speaker Surya Narayan Patra today. According to the announcement, the Budget Session of the 16th State Legislative Assembly will be having a seven-member Council of presiding officers to look after House proceedings in the absence of the Speaker and Deputy Speaker.

The seven-member panel includes senior MLAs Debi Prasad Mishra, Prafulla Samal, Ashwini Patra, Snehangini Chhuria, Prashant Muduli, Subash Panigrahi and Santosh Singh Saluja.

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India successfully test-fires nuclear capable Prithvi-2 missile

Odisha: India on Wednesday successfully carried out night-time test-firing of two Prithvi ballistic missiles off the coast of Odisha. The testing...