Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik Launches ‘Startup Odisha Yatra 2.0’
Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik has launched the “Startup Odisha Yatra 2.0” initiative, aimed at promoting entrepreneurship among youth. This flagship initiative also aims at scouting grassroot innovators and women entrepreneurs. The Yatra is expected to cover around 100 educational institutions across 30 districts, in a period of 60 days. “The state has a mission of 5,000 startups by 2025,” said CM Patnaik.
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Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik Conducts Aerial Survey Of Flood-Affected Areas
Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik conducted aerial survey of flood-affected areas including Puri, Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara and Khurdha. Meanwhile, the situation continues to stay grim in the regions. Boats have been sent to assist the villages, while medical camps and cooking facilities have also been set up. Over 4.67 lakh persons across 10 districts have been affected. Also, 1,757 villages have been affected.
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Bank Note Paper Mill Worth Rs 2,500 Crore To Be Set Up In Odisha's Balasore
Odisha Chief Minister's Office (CMO) on July 13, informed that a bank note paper mill will be set up in Balasore. The mill will be set up by Bank Note Paper India Pvt Ltd, and is worth Rs 2,500 crore. Notably, Bank Note Paper India Pvt Ltd is a government owned subsidiary of the RBI. Reportedly, the company's MD brief CM Naveen Patnaik about the project.
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Naveen Patnaik Shares Odisha's Food Security Progress At WFP Stage In Rome
Odisha's CM Naveen Patnaik shared the progress of Odisha's Food and strengthening of livelihood, on global-stage of Rome. On June 24, Patnaik spoke at the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) headquarters in Rome and said, "It would be our pleasure to share our experience across the world through WFP and its partner agencies". The WFP invited CM Patnaik to visit its HQ and share the State’s transformational initiatives.
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Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik Announces Addition Of 416 New High Schools Under 5T Progam
Under the second phase of 5T School Transformation program, Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik announced to addition of 416 newly transformed government high schools. The 5T School Transformation program was introduced to ensure better service delivery in the Higher Education sector. The phase one of 5T program witnessed the transformation of 1,075 high schools, and the second phase witnessed 2,908 transformed schools, taking it to the total of 3,981… read-more
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Odisha Govt Promises Protection Of Stray & Abandoned Animals, Launches Helpline & Veterinary Service
The government of Odisha expressed its commitment to the security and protection of stray and abandoned animals. CM Naveen Patnaik launched a state animal helpline number and a tele veterinary service. The veterinary service will be expanded across 11 urban cities, through animal ambulance. The services can be availed by dialing 1962 or 155333. Furthermore, the government will also provide financial assistance to non-governmental… read-more
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Odisha Cabinet Minsters Resign, New Cabinet To Take Oath At 11:45 AM
Focusing on the 2024 General elections, the Naveen Patnaik led Cabinet ministers in Odisha and submitted their resignationstion. This is the first time in Odisha political history that the entire Cabinet, including those doing good, submitted their resignations. The decision was taken to pave way for new faces for Cabinet and focus on the upcoming national elections. Furthermore, the new Cabinet will take oath at 11:45 am, on June 5.
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Odisha CM Nominates 4 Rajya Sabha Candidates For Polls
The BJP-led Odisha Government announced Sulata Deo, Manas Ranjan Mangarj and Niranjan Bishi and renominated Sasmit Patra for the Rajya Sabha polls. The announcement came on May 29, a day after Naveen Patnaik completed its 5th-year of governance. Furthermore, Rajya Sabha polling is scheduled from 9 am to 4 pm on June 10, and the counting of votes will take place at 5 pm, on the same day.
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Courtesy: Press Trust of India
Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik Approves Rs 428.95 Cr For Mega Aluminium Park In Angol
A budgetary provision has been made by the Odisha government for the development of a mega Aluminium park in Angul. CM Naveen Patnaik chaired a cabinet meeting with the ministers and took the decision. Around Rs 428.95 crore has been approved for the said project and it is expected to be completed by 2024. Reportedly, the cabinet also approved proposals for creation of land bank for industry and infrastructure.
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Courtesy: Press Trust Of India
Odisha Raises Upper Age Limit To Apply For State Govt Jobs From 32 to 38 Years
The Odisha government on January 11, raised the upper age limit from 32 to 38 years for recruitment into state government jobs. "For SC/ST/SEBC and women, the age limit is 43 years, for General persons with disabilities is 48 years and for SC/ST/SEBC PwD candidates is 53 years," the government said. The relaxation in the upper age limits will be made during the calendar year i.e. 2021, 2022, and 2023.
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