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Two Odisha litterateurs to get Kendra Sahitya Akademi Award

Bhubaneswar, June 24: Two renowned litterateurs from Odisha have been selected for the prestigious Kendra Sahitya Akademi Award.

The Akademi has selected Sujit Kumar Panda for the Sahitya Akademi Yuva Puraskar for his book ‘Manasanka’ while Snehalata Mohanty has been selected for the Bal Sahitya Puraskar.

The awardees would receive a cash amount of Rs 50,000 each.

20 hospitals with 2,700 bed capacity to be set up in State

Bhubaneswar: At least 20 hospitals with 2,700 bed capacity will be set up in Odisha under Public Private Partnership (PPP) mode.While Rs 1 crore will ...

50 kg ganja seized, 3 held from Basta rly station

Balasore : Excise officials of seized 50 kg of ganja and arrested three persons, including a women, from Basta railway station in Balasore district th...

Cyclonic Circulation To Bring More Showers In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The much-awaited rains finally lashed Odisha on Thursday bringing much needed respite from the scorching summer heat. The showers were tr...

Maiden air service between Bhubaneswar-Raipur begins

Bhubaneswar: The much awaited maiden air service between Bhubaneswar and Raipur of Chhatisgarh kicked off from Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPI...