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Speaker Announces Presiding Officers Panel

Bhubaneswar:  The names of presiding officers of the House proceedings in Odisha Legislative Panel has been announced by Speaker Surya Narayan Patra today. According to the announcement, the Budget Session of the 16th State Legislative Assembly will be having a seven-member Council of presiding officers to look after House proceedings in the absence of the Speaker and Deputy Speaker.

The seven-member panel includes senior MLAs Debi Prasad Mishra, Prafulla Samal, Ashwini Patra, Snehangini Chhuria, Prashant Muduli, Subash Panigrahi and Santosh Singh Saluja.

One more elephant dies due to Herpes Virus infection In Nandankanan

Bhubaneswar: A sub-adult female elephant Gouri died allegedly due to herpes virus infection while undergoing treatment at Nandankanan zoo here. She is...

Fire breaks out at VIMSAR, no causalities reported

Sambalpur: A fire broke out at the Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Sciences and Research (VSSIMSAR) here today at 7 am. The incident occurred a...

WCD officials to conduct survey of orphan, single- parent children

Bhubaneswar: The Department of Women and Child Development and Mission Shakti have decided to conduct mapping of orphan and children of single-parent ...

Court rejects bail plea for OCA secretary in Artha Tatwa scam, sends him to judicial custody

Bhubaneswar: A court here on Thursday rejected the bail plea of former Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) secretary Ashirbad Behera and sent him to judi...