Odisha

Thundershower To Lash 8 Odisha Districts

Bhubaneswar: The regional meteorological centre issued thundershower warning for as many as eight districts for today. Moderate thundershower and lightning with one or two spells of light to moderate rainfall likely to occur over the districts of Mayurbhanj, Balasore, Keonjhar, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Kendrapara, Jagatsinghpur and Cuttack. Such weather condition is likely to prevail between 10.30 […]


Odisha: 39 Cops To Receive Police Medals on I-Day

Bhubaneswar: 39 police personnel will be conferred with Police Medals tomorrow on the occasion ofIndependence Day. The selected police personnel will be awarded by Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. While 26 cops will receive Police Medal for Gallantry, two police officials will be awarded President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Service. Similarly, 11 police personnel will […]


Odisha: Chief Secy AP Padhi Appointed As State Election Commissioner

Bhubaneswar: IAS officer Aditya Prasad Padhi has been appointed as the next State Election Commissioner. His appointment has been approved by Odisha Governor Ganeshi Lal. Padhi, a 1983 batch IAS officer, was appointed as the Chief Secretary of Odisha in November, 2015. He was previously additional chief secretary to Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. Padhi has […]


Thundershower, Lightning To Lash 11 Odisha Districts

Bhubaneswar: The regional Meteorological centre today issued intense rainfall for as many 11 as Odisha districts. Moderate thundershower and lightning with one or two spells of intense rainfall likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Nuapada, Bolangir, Boudh, Sonepur, Kandhamal, Sambalpur, Jharsuguda, Angul, Deogarh, Sundergarh and Keonjhar.


Intense Rainfall In 15 Odisha Districts

Bhubaneswar: The regional Meteorological centre today issued intense rainfall for as many as 15 Odisha districts. Moderate thundershower and lightning with one or two spells of intense rainfall likely to occur at one or two places over the districts of Kandhamal, Balangir, Nuapada, Kalahandi, Boudh, Sonepur, Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Jagatsinghpur, Puri, Cuttack, Ganjam, Nayagarh and […]


Thunderstorm And Lightning To Lash 6 Odisha Districts

Bhubaneswar: The regional Meteorological center issued moderate thunderstorm and lightning for as many as six districts of Odisha today. Thunderstorm and lightning will occur in districts like Sundergarh, Deogarh, Sambalpur, Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar and Balasore. Spells of heavy rainfall is also likely in one or two places of these districts. According to the latest weather bulletin […]


Odisha-Origin Girl Bags National Award For Costume Design In ‘Mahanati’

Bhubaneswar: Odisha-origin girl Indrakshi Pattanaik has bagged the National Award for Telugu film Mahanati in Best Costume Designer category at the 66th National Film Awards for 2018 announced on Friday. Indrakshi said,“I am currently in Kolkata to watch the live concert of my husband Nitin Malik, lead vocalist of band Parikrama. He sent me screenshot […]


National Deworming Day Campaign In Odisha, Aims To Reach More Than One Crore Children For Better Health And Improved Nutritional Status

Bhubaneswar: Drawing attention to importance of de-worming in ensuring better health & improved nutritional status of all children aged 1-19 years, the Department of Health and Family Welfare, Government of Odisha in collaboration with UNICEF organized a press meet just ahead of the bi-annual round of National Deworming Day campaign and vitamin A supplementation programme […]


Thundershower, Rainfall To Lash 16 Odisha Districts

Bhubaneswar: The India Meteorological Department Regional Centre today issued thundershower and rainfall warning for as many as 16 districts in the State. Heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely over the districts of Koraput, Nabarangpur, Malkangiri, Gajapati, Ganjam, Puri, Khurda, Rayagada, Kalahandi, Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar, Anugul, Sundargarh, Deogarh, Sambalpur and Dhenkanal.


Rainfall To Lash 7 Odisha Districts

Bhubaneswar: Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) today issued warning saying heavy to very heavy rainfall may occur in seven districts of Odisha. Parts of Gajapati, Ganjam, Keonjhar, Koraput, Malkangiri, Mayurbhanj and Rayagada will witness heavy to very heavy rainfall. The latest weather bulletin has also forecast spells of intense rainfall in these areas.