Tribal Singer Padma Shri Purnamasi Jani Meets Chief Secretary In Bhubaneswar

Achievers News: A day after she was conferred with the Padma Shri, tribal singer from Kandhamal district Purnamasi Jani met Chief Secretary Suresh Chandra Mahapatra at the Lok Seva Bhavan on Wednesday. It was a prestigious moment for the State and Kandhamal district when Purnamasi Jani, received the prestigious Padma Shri award from President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday. Jani has not received any formal education. The 76-year-old divine poetess popularly knowns as Tadisaru Bai has never repeated any of her songs or poems. She is a tribal singer and social…

Odisha Confirms Two More Covid Deaths

Achievers News: Two more persons suffering from Covid-19 in Odisha have succumbed to the disease, confirmed the Health & Family Welfare Department on Thursday. Details of cases confirmed as death due to Covid-19 after due completion of the death audit process are as under. 1. A 65 years old Male of Bhadrak District who was also suffering from Diabetes Mellitus & Hypertension. 2. A 83 years old Male of Bhubaneswar who was also suffering from Hypertension. The department further stated that this list does not reflect deaths occurring on a particular…

Armed Miscreants Loot Petrol Pump Staff In Mayurbhanj

Achievers News: Two armed miscreants looted Rs 40,000 cash from a petrol pump staff at Manatri under Baisinga police limits in Mayurbhanj district on Wednesday night. As per a complaint lodged at Baisinga Police Station today morning, the two miscreants had arrived at the petrol pump late last night and took the petrol pump staff at gunpoint. They snatched away Rs 40,000 cash from him and fled from the spot. Based on the complaint, Baisinga Police has initiated a probe into the matter

Six Months After Second Dose Ideal Time For Booster: Bharat Biotech CMD

Achievers News: Hyderabad-based pharma major Bharat Biotech founder and Managing Director Dr Krishna Ella on Wednesday said that an ideal time for booster dose of a coronavirus vaccine would be six months after receiving the second dose. However, he added that a final decision will be taken by the government. About the nasal vaccine being developed by Bharat Biotech after its Coavaxin, he said that the Phase 2 trials are done and data was being analysed. “We should expect it in 3-4 months,” he said, adding that Bharat Biotech was also…

60 Among 271 New Covid Cases In Odisha Below 18 Years

Achievers News: Odisha on Thursday reported 271 new positive cases of Covid-19, out of which 60 are between the age of 0-18 years. With a total of 62,010 samples tested in the last 24 hours, the test positivity rate (TPR) stands at 0.43%. Among the new cases, 158 are in quarantine and 113 are local contacts. With this, the total number of positive cases in Odisha now stands at 10,44,699 with 2932 active cases. District-wise details of the new cases are as under. 1. Balasore: 14 2. Bhadrak: 2 3. Balangir:…