The Odisha High Court lambasted the state government over deteriorating law and order.
Patnaik resigned as member, Orissa Human Rights Commission, last week citing “personal reasons”.
Posco asked for detailed expenditure receipt for the Rs 30.34 crore it has given towards land acquisition.
Police officials said the area’s proximity to Sukma made it easy for Maoists to carry out the abductions.
This is the third successive win for Biju Janata Dal in civic polls in last 2 years.
As police and BSF combat Naxals, crucial link on Maoist axis on paper since 1956.
Orrisa has incurred an expenditure of Rs Rs 216 crore in procuring land for the project.
As per the guidelines of the Secondary School Insurance System, each student will be required to contribute Rs 2 per annum as premium.
As Opposition criticised the hike, govt said an increase by 20 paise on domestic use will hardly hit the consumers.
CM Patnaik announced ex-gratia of Rs 1.5 lakh for each of the deceased and free treatment for the injured.
Orissa decided to make Rs 10,000 as the benchmark for identifying small depositors for reimbursing them.
Parida is in jail for killing his wife, chopping her into small pieces.
It has also pointed at a large number of vacancies for teaching staff and irrational recruitment.
A steel complex of POSCO next to the refinery couldn’t take off because of land acquisition problems.
In July 2012, Orissa govt had slapped penalty on 294 miners for extracting ore in excess of the limits set.