Naveen Patnaik

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Patnaik changes track, says ‘shocked’ by Budget

On Thursday, Naveen had come close to praising the Centre’s allocation of over Rs 3,112 crore to East Coast Railway zone in Orissa.

After the chit fund scam broke in early 2011, the Naveen Patnaik government enacted the OPID Act 2011 which had the provision of selling the properties of ponzi firms for repaying the defaulted depositors.

Odisha CM Patnaik urges PM to re-examine coal block earmarking process

Odisha also required coal for the non-regulated sector comprising steel, cement industries and their captive power plants, says CM


Youth Congress workers throw eggs at Orissa CM Patnaik’s vehicle

He was on his way to attend the annual day of the Utkal University Students’ Union.


BJD V-P and ex-Orissa minister Kalindi Behera dies

Behera died of multi-organ failure at about 7.30 am this morning.


Discrimination against women more dangerous than terrorism: Naveen Patnaik

Naveen Patnaik spoke at the end of a two-day training programme of Biju Yuva Janata Dal in Rourkela.


Orissa cops tighten security after letter threatens strikes

A day before the Budget session begins, the city police on Thursday went into a tizzy after receiving an anonymous letter that threatened to blow up the Assembly, chief minister’s residence Naveen Nivas and the BJP party office. The Bhubaneswar-Cuttack Police Commissioner got a postcard that threatened that a “time bomb” has been planted at Naveen […]


Odisha Food Security Act to be introduced soon: Naveen Patnaik

Act would ensure equitable distribution of food to all with focus on vulnerable sections of the society.


Naveen Patnaik’s stint: BJD in Odisha scores big in elections, but joy shortlived due to scams

Twenty-eight Maoists were killed, 158 arrested and 142 surrendered in first seven months of the 2014.


Chit fund heat: Naveen debars three ministers from visiting his home

Party sources said the interrogation of his PA Saroj Sahoo, who played a major role within the BJD, has left Naveen unnerved.

Scanner on CM aide, BJD may cut short House session

Fears backlash after Navin aide quizzed in chit fund scam.


Orissa chit fund scam probe: BJP using CBI to settle old scores, says BJD

Naveen Patnaik’s personal assistant Saroj Sahu was interrogated for over one-and-half hour on Saturday over his links with the Seashore group.

Orissa chit fund scam: Patnaik faces heat as CBI questions aide

A BJD MP and former MLA have already been arrested in the case.

CBI raids house of Orissa journalist in chit fund scam

CBI officials reached the government quarter of Pattajoshi, a consulting editor with Odia daily Pragativadi.

Pyarimohan’s home among 18 places searched by CBI

During the raid, CBI arrested one Subhankar Nayak and seized Rs14.63 lakh, two gold biscuits of 50 gm each and certain incriminating documents from him.


Chit fund scam: CBI raids 18 places in Orissa including Rajya Sabha MP Pyari Mohapatra’s residence

Mohapatra said that CBI officials seized some bank passbooks and other important documents.