4851 New Covid Cases Detected In Odisha

AchieversNews(21/04/2021): In the grip of the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, Odisha reported 4851 new positive cases in the last 24 hours. Of fresh cases, 2814 were reported from different quarantines and 2037 are local contacts. Khordha district continued to register the highest of 703 single-day COVID cases followed by hotspot Sundargarh district with 516 and Nuapada district with 486. Here’re district-wise figures reported in the last 24 hours in Odisha: With this, the total COVID-19 caseload rose to 3,82,315 and the active cases reached 30,927 so far.

Rohit Sharma Fined Rs 12L; Here’s Why

AchieversNews(21/04/2021): Mumbai Indians (MI) captain Rohit Sharma has been fined Rs 12 lakh after his team maintained a slow over-rate during their Indian Premier League (IPL) match against Delhi Capitals (DC) at the MA Chidambaram Stadium, the organizers said in a statement. The IPL said that the fine has been imposed as it was MI’s first offense of the season. “As it was his team’s first offense of the season under the IPL’s Code of Conduct relating to minimum over-rate offenses, Mr Sharma was fined Rs 12 lakh,” it said.…

Odisha Matric Exam-2021 CANCELLED

AchieversNews(21/04/2021): The following protest by Class-10 students demanding for cancellation of matric examination-2021, the State Government decided to cancel the annual examination conducted by the Board of Secondary Education (BSE). “In view of the upsurge of COVID-19 pandemic situation, the Class-X examination conducted by BSE, Odisha scheduled to be held from May 3, 2021, has been canceled,” announced School & Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash today. The results of Class-X Board will be prepared on the basis of an objective criterion to be developed by the BSE, Odisha. “Any…

PM Modi Requests States To Go For Lockdown As Last Option

AchieversNews(21/04/2021): Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation on the Covid situation on Tuesday evening, saying that the government is working to ensure oxygen supply for Covid patients who need it. Modi said that this time the demand for oxygen has increased in several parts of the country and the government is working with full sensitivity to meet the demand. “The Union government, state governments, private sector, everyone is trying their best to provide oxygen to those in need,” Modi said. The Prime Minister also told the nation that several…

5 More Persons Die Of COVID-19 In Odisha

AchieversNews(21/04/2021): Amidst the resurge in COVID-19 cases in Odisha, five more persons in the state succumbed to the virus in the last 24 hours. With this, the total number of casualties due to the virus surged  to 1958. Of the total fresh deaths,  two belonged to hotspot district Nuapada. “Regret to inform the demise of five numbers of COVID positive patients while under treatment in hospitals,” informed the Health and Family Welfare Department. Here’re details of the fresh cases:    A 73-year-old female of Cuttack district who was also suffering from Diabetic…