BJP Leader Suspended From Party For Assaulting Lady Doctor In Bhubaneswar

Achievers News: A local businessman-cum-politician who was arrested by the police for allegedly assaulting a woman doctor was sent to jail today evening. The accused, identified as Biswajit Swain was sent to Special Jail here at Jharpara after his bail was rejected by the court. Swain, a ‘Pravari’ of BJP Kisan Morcha was suspended from the party following this incident. Swain had allegedly beaten up a woman doctor over an issue pertaining to car parking in Laxmi Sagar area of the city. Police arrested him on the basis of the…

Polling Official Dies On Eve Of Brajrajnagar Bypoll

Achievers News: On the eve of bye election to Brajrajnagar Assembly Constituency Second Polling Officer of booth no. 169 in Falsadhipa village under Luising panchayat Dilip Kumar Khadia died today evening. According to reports, Khadia who was in the polling booth along with other polling staff suddenly fell unconscious in the evening today. He was rushed to the nearest hospital where he was declared dead by the attending doctor. Jharsuguda BDO Prasanna Pandey has informed that the exact cause of Khadia’s death is not known yet. Khadia was a native…

Odisha Records 3 New COVID Positive Cases

Achievers News: A total of 3 new cases of COVID-19 were reported during the last 24 hours across the State, out of which 2 persons are in quarantine while 1 is local contact. The number of active cases is 70. As per the data shared by the Information and Public Relations Department on Tuesday, as many as 11,510 samples were tested during the last 24 hours in the State. The State’s COVID-19 test positivity rate (TPR) stands at 0.02 percent. Below is the district-wise breakup of new cases in Odisha: 1.…

Had Thought Of Clearing The Exam Only: UPSC Topper Shruti Sharma

Achievers News:  The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) result came as a big surprise to Shruti Sharma, who has bagged the top position, as she had not expected to secure the highest rank and thought that she would only be able clear the exam. “Now that I have got a chance, I am happy that I will serve the country. I made my second attempt this time as I had to give the paper in Hindi in the first attempt due to the wrong filling of the form, in which…

Voting Begins For Brajrajnagar Bypoll

Achievers News: Voting for the bypoll to the Brajrajnagar assembly seat at 7 am on Tuesday. As many as 2,14,878 voters will be exercising their franchise to elect their MLA in the bye-election. The polling will continue till 6 pm at 279 booths. Of the total booths, 22 are new and 30 are model booths while 60 booths have been identified as ‘sensitive’, and 5 are pink booths with only women polling agents. To ensure free and fair voting, 1228 polling officers have been appointed. 1000 police officials and 3…

Gujarat Titans Beat Rajasthan Royals By 7 Wickets To Win Maiden IPL Title

Achievers News: A determined Gujarat Titans made their maiden Indian Premier League (IPL) season an unforgettable one by lifting the 2022 title with a seven-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals in front of a roaring home crowd of 1,04,859 at the Narendra Modi Stadium on Sunday. By finishing off a chase of 131 with 11 balls remaining and defeating Rajasthan for the third time in IPL 2022 after losing the toss, Gujarat have capped off a season where they exceeded everyone’s pre-tournament expectations to become champions in their debut season of the…

Nepal Army Locates Crash Site Of Missing Plane

Achievers news: The Nepal Army, deployed to find the missing Tara Air plane with 22 people on board, on Monday found the aircraft’s crash site in Mustang district. Nepal Army spokesperson Brigadier General Narayan Silwal posted pictures of the site on Twitter and said the crashed twin-otter plane was found in Sanosware, Thasang-2, near the Jomsom Airport in Mustang. After bad weather hampered the search and rescue operation on Sunday, the Army called off the mission and resumed early Monday morning. The plane, en route from the city of Pokhara…

Singer Moosewala Killing Seems Inter-Gang Rivalry

Achievers news: The killing of singer-turned-actor-politician Sidhu Moosewala, with a huge fan base running into millions, in Punjab seems to be an inter-gang rivalry, Director General of Police (DGP) V.K. Bhawra said. “Prima facie, it seems to be an inter-gang rivalry between the Lawrence Bishnoi group and the Lucky Patial group,” he said. “The Lawrence Bishnoi group has taken the responsibility of Sidhu Moosewala’s murder citing it be the retaliation to the killing of Vicky Midhukhera,” he said. In less than 24 hours after his security was curtailed by the government,…

Odisha Records 6 New COVID Positive Cases

Achievers News: A total of 6 new cases of COVID-19 were reported during the last 24 hours across the State, out of which 4 persons are in quarantine while 2 are local contacts. The number of active cases is 74. As per the data shared by the Information and Public Relations Department on Monday, as many as 11,718 samples were tested during the last 24 hours in the State. The State’s COVID-19 test positivity rate (TPR) stands at 0.05 percent. Below is the district-wise breakup of new cases in Odisha: 1.…

Odisha CM To Leave For 3-Day Delhi Visit Today

Achievers News: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will leave for a three-day visit to New Delhi on Monday. He is scheduled to leave Bhubaneswar at 10.30 AM. Naveen  Patnaik is to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi tomorrow afternoon and discuss a number of issues of state interest. During the three-day visit, the Chief Minister will also meet with several Union Ministers and discuss the issue of lifting surplus parboiled rice from Odisha and other issues. He will be returning to Odisha on June 1.