At least six farmers have committed suicide, allegedly due to crop loss, while there are reports of many setting fire to their crops. Last week, the Special Relief Commissioner’s office said that the affected farmers would receive Rs 137.5 crore relief in the form of input subsidies.
The Commission also sought a status report from the ADG Crime Branch of Odisha Police on the investigation into the alleged gang rape case within four weeks.
The alleged gang rape of the tribal girl has sparked outrage in the state with the opposition parties staging protests, demanding justice for her.
OPSC assistant agriculture officer recruitment 2017: The last date to apply online is on December 18, 2017 by 11.59 pm and the last date to submit hard copies of the applications is on December 26, 2017 by 5 pm.
OSSC recruitment 2017: The selection process will take place in three staged. There will be a preliminary examination which will be conducted for 1.5 hours for a 100 marks.
Dr A K Mahapatra, the chief of the neurosciences centre at the AIIMS said, the craniopagus conjoined twins from Kandhamal district are in the ICU and their condition is being monitored by a team of experts round the clock.
Mahendra Kumar Mallick, an IAS officer of 2002 batch, has been appointed as the new director of Animal husbandry and Veterinary services while 2004 batch officer Prasanta Kumar Senapati is new director of Fisheries, the notification said.
Hostile weather condition has been cited as the reason for the sudden rise in the number of dengue cases. Frequent low pressure-induced rainfall was the main reason behind the suddent spurt in dengue cases, the official said.
Having crossed the Odisha coast last night, the depression on Friday moved northward Director of the Meteorological Centre said.
The initial suspicion had fallen on Maoists in the Kotpad area of the district from where the crime was reported. The girl was allegedly raped by four men in camouflage fatigues when she was returning home from school.
A class 11 student of Sorisapadar village was raped allegedly by four uniformed men while she was returning from a hut on Tuesday.
The Indian Oil Corp deal comes within weeks of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s June-end visit to the US when President Donald Trump talked of his country looking to export more energy products to India.
“Elaborate police security and communication arrangements have been made for smooth and peaceful observance of festivals, immersion and tazia procession,” Sharma said adding Muharram will be observed on October 1 and October 2.
A delegation of officials, led by Odisha’s Minister for Industries Niranjan Pujari, met Japanese investors and business executives of the NCR on Thursday to attract investments.
The students of schools at Luma, Kubri, Bandhpari, Ranjendrapur and Dangri villages under Lanjigarh block complained of vomiting, nausea and stomach pain after eating the meal on Friday, officials said.