Odisha

Pradeep claims that the PM has an attachment with the people of Odisha, so they can contest from Puri.

Cuttack: At least nine people were killed after a private bus carrying around 50 people fell from a bridge. The incident took place on the Mahanadi bridge in Jagatpur. The injured are being treated at the SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack. Rescue teams have reached the accident spot soon after the accident happened. …

Ambani has already invested Rs 6000 crore earlier. He said, "For Reliance, Jio is not just another business. Jio has connected all cities and towns, and 43 thousand villages in Odisha."

Bhubaneswar: At least seven elephants died of electrocution after coming in contact with a live wire near Kamalanga village in Odisha’s Dhenkanal district, a forest official said on Saturday. Non-rectification of sagging lines and non-cabling of transmission lines led to the tragedy in Meramundali section of Dhenkanal range. The carcasses were found lying in a ditch …

Bhubaneswar: October 21, 2018 became a historical day in the history of Odisha when diesel prices went higher than soaring petrol rates. A litre of diesel cost 12 paise more than that of petrol in Odisha on Sunday with Rs 80.69/ltr diesel and Rs 80.57/ltr petrol. The reason for such surprising rate difference is said …

Bhubaneswar: Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan will lay the foundation stone for a Rs 1,000 crore ethanol bio-refinery plant in Odisha’s Bargarh district on October 10, an official said on Sunday. State-run Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd’s Bargarh plant will be the first of 12 such second-generation ethanol bio-refineries the government aims to set up in the …

Bhubaneswar: Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Saturday said that more than 34 lakh poor women received LPG connection under Ujjwala scheme in Odisha. Pradhan Mantri LPG Panchayats were conducted at 100 locations in Odisha on Saturday. Around 18000 Ujjwala beneficiaries, who are using LPG under the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana discussed the benefits of LPG …