Modi Way Ahead Of Rahul Gandhi, Kejriwal As PM Choice

Achievers News:  A year after elections in four states and one Union Territory, Narendra Modi remains way ahead of Rahul Gandhi and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal as the preferred choice for the Prime Minister’s post. This was revealed during an exclusive survey conducted by CVoter on behalf of IANS in the four states — Assam, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu and Kerala — and the Union Territory of Puducherry, where Assembly elections were held in 2021. Modi is the top choice for the PM’s post in all the states/UT where…

CBI Registers Fresh Case Against Lalu Yadav & Daughter

Achievers News: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday was conducting raids at 16 different locations in Bihar and Delhi linked to Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad and his daughter, Misa Bharti, in connection with a land for job scam. The scam involved taking land from unemployed youths on the pretext of providing them government jobs. A CBI source said that a fresh case was recently lodged against Lalu and others for accepting bribes from unemployed youths and cheating them on the pretext of providing them jobs…

Bribe For Visa Case: Karti’s Close Aide Arrested Held By CBI

Achievers News:  The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday arrested S.Bhaskararaman, a close associate of Karti Chidambaram in connection with a case lodged against him and others for helping Chinese nationals get visas by flouting the rules. On Tuesday, the probe agency conducted raids at 10 locations across the country, including the house of former Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram. Later in the day, Chidambaram had criticised the CBI’s move, saying he wasn’t named in the FIR. A senior CBI official said that Karti Chidambaram and Bhaskararaman were named…

Odisha Cabinet To Meet Today

Achievers News: Odisha Cabinet is all set to meet at around 5 pm today under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. As many as 18 proposals are likely to be placed before the cabinet for approval. The meeting will be held after the Chief Minister returns from the Pratistha Utsav of the newly built main temple complex of Tara Tarini in Ganjam.

Elections To 57 Rajya Sabha Seats Including 3 From Odisha Announced

Achievers News: Biennial Elections to 57 Rajya Sabha seats spread across 15 States including three from Odisha will be held on June 10. The announcement was made today by the Election Commission of India (ECI). The elections will be held to fill the seats of members retiring between June 21 to August 1. The spread of seats up for election in each State is 11 in Uttar Pradesh followed by Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu — 6 seats each, Bihar and Andhra Pradesh–5 seats each, Karnataka and Rajasthan– 4 each, Odisha…

Ex-Telecom Minister Sukh Ram Passes Away

Achievers news: Sukh Ram, a Congress veteran from Himachal Pradesh’s Mandi as well as a former Telecom Minister, passed away at AIIMS in Delhi on Wednesday. He was 94. The six-time legislator and three-time MP was on life-support system after he suffered a massive cardiac arrest two days ago. His grandson Ashray Sharma in a message on his Facebook, wrote: “End of era, my grandfather took his last breath at AIIMS in wee hours today morning.” Sukh Ram will be cremated in Mandi on Thursday. He was Minister of State…

Amit Shah To Address Public Meeting Near Hyd On May 14

Achievers News: Union Home Minister Amit Shah will visit Telangana on May 14 to address a public meeting to mark the culmination of the second leg of state BJP President Bandi Sanjay’s ‘Praja Sangrama Yatra’. BJP’s Telangana unit announced on Monday that Shah will address the public meeting at Tukkuguda in Rangareddy district near Hyderabad. The saffron party is planning a massive show of strength by mobilising people in large numbers for the public meeting. State BJP leaders expect that the meeting will boost the morale of the party and…

Senior BJP Leader Bijay Pradhan Passes Away

Achievers news: Senior BJP leader Bijay Pradhan passed away at Capital Hospital in Bhubaneswar. He was 70. Reportedly, he had been admitted to the hospital following a heart attack. However, he died during treatment. Politicians across party lines have expressed their condolences on his demise.

Odisha To Setup 1,000 Bridge-Cum-Water Wire Structures By 2025

Achievers News: Chief Secretary Suresh Chandra Mahapatra reviewed the effectiveness of the bridge-cum-water wire structures at different locations during visists across the State recently. Following an assessment of these structures, Mahapatra has directed the Works Department to scale up the replication of the technology throughout the State. At a high-level meeting here on Sunday, the Chief Secretary asked Secretary (Works) Vir Vikram Yadav to take steps towards building similar structures in different parts of Odisha. Yadav outlined the technological and administrative facets for discussion at the meeting. Reviewing the water…

Secretary To CM (5T) V K Pandian Visits Jagatsinghpur’s Maa Sarala Temple

Achievers News: Secretary to CM (5T) VK Pandian on Thursday visited the Maa Sarala Temple in Jagatsinghpur and held a discussion with the stakeholders over the issues pertaining to the development of the temple. He took a round of the temple premises and reviewed the facilities available for devotees. He also held discussions over various issues with the temple servitors and district administration.