Coronavirus | Odisha Report New cases 8,681 And 14 Deaths in 24 hour | 2021 | Covid-19 |

Coronavirus | Odisha Report New cases 8,681 And 14 Deaths in 24 hour | 2021 | Covid-19 |

Bhubaneswar: The Covid-19 single-day count in Odisha breached 8000-mark for the second time in three days when 8,681 people tested positive for Coronavirus infection and 14 patients succumbed to the disease in the last 24 hours, informed a data released by the State Health and Family Welfare (H&FW) Department on Friday.

It may be noted that the State had reported 8,386 on April 28 and 6,998 cases on April 29, respectively. Today’s figure is the highest one-day surge since the break of the pandemic in the State.

With this, the positive tally in the State surged to 4,44,194‬ while the death toll stood at 2,043. Odisha currently has 61,698 cases, while 3,80,400 patients have recovered from the disease, added the H&FW Department.

Of the new cases reported from 30 districts, 4948 were detected from various quarantine centres, and the rest 3,733 were detected during contact tracing, said a data released by the State Information and Public Relations Department.

Three each deaths were registered in Koraput and Sundargarh, two each in Rayagada and Khordha, and one each in Sambapur, Nabarangpur, Kalahandi and Ganjam, informed the State H&FW Department.

Khordha district, of which state capital Bhubaneswar is a part, reported the maximum number of new cases at 1,408, followed by Sundergarh at 745, Cuttack at 570, Puri 514.

At least 19 other districts recorded more than 100 cases. Those are- Balangir (459), Bargarh (423), Angul (419), Jharsuguda (411), Sambalpur (410), Nabarangpur (368), Jajpur (321), Nuapada (304), Mayurbhanj (220), Ganjam (198), Kalahandi (195), Nayagarh (160), Balasore (155), Rayagada (151), Keonjhar (148) Gajapati (125), Koraput (113), Bhadrak (103) and Deogarh (102).

Other districts which reported less than 100 cases are- Sonepur (98), Kendrapada (85), Boudh (57), Kandhamal (54), Malkangiri (34), Dhenkanal (33) and Jagatsinghpur (21).

As many as 1,00,86,656 samples were tested in the state so far, including 45,452on Thursday. The coastal state’s positivity rate stands at 4.4 per cent.

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Coronavirus Update | Nandankanan Zoo, Botanical Garden In Bhubaneswar Closed For Visitors For Next 15 Days | covid 2nd Wave |

Bhubaneswar: The Nandankanan Zoological Park (NZP) and Botanical Garden in the State Capital city of Odisha will remain closed for visitors for the second time in just over a year in view of the steady surge in the Covid-19 cases in the State.

The zoo and garden will remain out of bounds for public from May 1 to 15, said the official notification issued by the Deputy Director of Nandankanan Zoological Park on Friday.

The move came in as a precautionary measure to prevent the spread of Covid-19, added the NZP Deputy Director.

The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has closed all the religious places in the Capital City from April 21 until further orders. The Lingaraj Temple was shut down from April 18 in view of the rising cases of Coronavirus in Bhubaneswar.

Bhubaneswar logged 851 cases yesterday which took the positive tally in the Capital City to 43,296. This includes 6,913 active cases, 259 deaths and 36,103 recoveries, said a released by the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC).

Khordha district, of which Bhubaneswar is a part, reported highest 1,408 cases in Odisha on Friday.

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Coronavirus | 2021 |Covid Patient Preparing For CA At Isolation Ward Earns Collector’s Pat, Trolls And Wishes Pour In

Berhampur: A youth, who was seen preparing for his CA examination at a Covid isolation centre even after being infected with the virus, has earned Ganjam Collector’s applause. While many appreciated the dedication of the youth, several others incessantly trolled him.

Ganjam Collector Vijaya Amruta Kulange, who visited the Covid centre found the youth engaged in study on the bed even being under treatment. The Collector then shared a photo on his Twitter account and applauded him.

“Success is not a coincidence. You need dedication. I visited the Covid hospital and found this guy doing study of CA exam. Your dedication makes you forget your pain. After that success is an only formality,” Kulange tweeted.

Soon after the Collector shared the photo with the caption, his social media page was flooded with mixed response.

Many advised the CA aspirant to concentrate on his health first while many others advised him to quit the bed for seriously ill Covid patients. Similarly, some have given a pat to his dedication wishing him a success.

“It is good that he is studying and haven’t lost optimism. But he should be asked to remain in home isolation and the bed should be given to some other person,” a twitterati said.

“He looks good enough to be treated at home isolation..Bed should be given to more needy ones,” another user wrote.

Replying to the collector, another twitterati said, “Agree and respect but why people with that good condition are occupying bed when people are dying due to non-availability of beds?”

“Exams have been postponed. So now he should prioritize his health than Studies.  Life hai to next attempt try karasakte hai,” another user stated.

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Today orders | Odisha report | Orissa High Court Orders Eviction Of Illegal Prawn Gherries From Chilika, Bhitarkanika.

Cuttack: The Orissa High Court has ordered eviction of illegal prawn gherries at Chilika, Bhitarkanika and other eco-sensitive wetland areas in Puri and Ganjam district.

While directing the Collectors of the convened district to execute the decision taken at the meeting chaired by State Chief Secretary recently on illegal prawn gherries, the court has also asked the authorities to destroy the seized materials and machineries from the violators apart from filing criminal cases against them.

The directive comes after hearing into a case registered suo motu by the court on the basis of Supreme Court’s order regarding protection of wetlands.

“The High Court has ordered the Collectors of the respective districts to register criminal cases against the violators in this connection. The Court had also previously ordered to file cases, but no action was taken,” Mohit Agarwal, who has been appointed as Amicus Curie in the case said.

The eviction of illegal gheries is supposed to be completed by May 2021 in Kendrapara, Ganjam and Khordha districts and by the end of this year in Puri. The illegal prawn gherries spread over around 30,000 acres of areas, he added.

The meeting which was presided over by the Chief Secretary has decided to grant necessary amount of funds from Revenue and Disaster Management department. The funds should be provided to the collectors of Kendrapara, Khordha, Ganjam and Puri. One platoon of police force will also be provided to each district during the eviction drive to maintain law and order.

It was also decided in the meeting that the eviction exercise will be videographed and Amicus curie will be briefed about the drive.
A meeting through video conference will be held on every Friday to review the progress of the work.

The meeting which will be chaired by the chief secretary will be attended by Advocate General, officials of Chilika Development Authority (CDA), Collectors and SPs of four districts.

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Odisha report | Local news | 2021 | Odisha: 2 Cops Suspended, Another Shunted For Bid To Dupe Bizman Of Rs 1 Crore

Bhubaneswar: A havildar and a constable arrested for their alleged involvement in duping bid of a businessman have been suspended from service by the State Home Department.

Another sub-inspector who is under the scanner in connection with the case has been shifted to the reserve from the special squad.

An additional DCP has been entrusted with the investigation, informed Bhubaneswar Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Umashankar Dash.

The fraudulent gang was arrested yesterday and close to Rs 1 crore cash was seized from their possession. It was alleged that the accused were trying to dupe a businessman by promising to return Rs 1.5 crore in lieu of Rs 1 crore.

All the accused have been interrogated. Their involvement was ascertained following CCTV camera examination and cross verification. Eventually, they have been arrested,” the DCP said.

“The case is under investigation. As the constables were unauthorisedly present with the accused persons, there are chances of their involvement in the case. Therefore, we have kept them away from their regular duty. An additional DCP is also examining the case from all angles,” he added.

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Launch of COWIN Registrations through CSC | Visit your nearest CSC and get registered for covid vaccianation

The Central Government has said that it is opening the process of vaccine registration for everyone above 18 years of age from 28 April onwards. Those above 18 can get vaccinated from 1 May in the third phase of inoculation.

All Indian adults eligible can register on the government’s Co-WIN portal, cowin.gov.in, or the nearest CSC to get their coronavirus vaccine.

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Campaign For Pipili Bypoll Continues Amid Covid Crisis

Candidates seen canvassing with a handful of party supporters amid strict adherence to Covid-19 protocols and also creating awareness on importance of following Covid-19

Puri: Amid the mounting cases of Covid-19 in Odisha, campaigning for the Pipili bypoll by the three major political parties in the State continues in full swing with door-to-door visits by the candidates in the Pipili-Delnaga area in Puri district.

Candidates of all the parties are seen canvassing with a handful of party supporters amid strict adherence to Covid-19 protocols. The candidates said they give more priorities to awareness on Covid than the campaigning

“We are continuing our door-to-door campaign with a handful of supports. During campaigning, we are also making people aware of covid-19 and insist them on maintaining appropriate covid behavior and take vaccine shots,” said BJD candidate, Rudra Pratap Maharathy.

“We are getting public support and expect a better result,” he added.

Similarly, BJP candidate Asrit Patnaik said he is also giving more priority to Covid awareness than the poll campaigning. “Election will be held on its way. But, we first advise people to stay safe during this Covid pandemic. We suggest them to obey government’s guidelines to stay away from the virus,” he said.

“We have found huge public support towards the BJP. They want a change this time. We also request people to vote for our party in large numbers to take forward Narendra Modi’s model of development,” he added.

Pipili by-poll was cancelled mid-way after the death of Congress candidate Ajit Mangaraj. The Election Commission had issued a fresh notification fixing May 6 as the date of poll.

After the demise of Mangaraj, Congress has fielded Biswa Keshan Harichandan for the ensuing by-election.

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Today Temperature | Weather News | 2021 | Odisha Sizzles As Temperature Shoots Up To 40 Degree Celsius Or Above In 15 Towns

Odisha Sizzles As Mercury Crosses 40 Degree At Five Places | Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The heat wave conditions remained unabated in Odisha as the temperature soared to 40 degree Celsius or above at 15 places on Wednesday.

According to the Met office, Boudh district emerged as the hottest place in the State with a maximum temperature of 43.2 degree Celsius while Jharsuguda was second hottest with mercury touching 42.8 degree Celsius.

Bolangir recorded 42.5 degree Celsius, Sambalpur (42.3) and Angul (42.1). Twin Cities of Bhubaneswar and Cuttack reported 39.5 and 39.8 degree Celsius respective, a bulletin issued by the Met Office read.

Maximum temperature (day temperature) is likely to fall gradually by two to three degree Celsius at many places over the districts of Coastal Odisha during the next 2-3 days. Moreover, the temperature will gradually fall by two to three degree Celsius over the districts of interior Odisha after 3 days, the weather office predicted.

Bhubaneswar and neighbouring areas are likely to witness partly cloudy sky with possibility of development of thunder or lightning. Maximum and minimum temperature is very likely to be around 40°C and 27°C respectively in the next 24 hours, the weather bulletin read.

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Job Alert | Covid-19 |UPSC Direct Recruitment In 7th Central Pay Commission Scale For Over 350 Posts

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has come up with a big opportunity for candidates amid the COVID-19 crisis. The commission has invited applications for over 350 posts in the 7th Central Pay Commission scale.

“Online Recruitment Applications (ORA) are invited for direct recruitment by selection through website http:/twww.upsconline.nic.in to the following posts by 13th May, 2021,” read the official notification.

Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the UPSC jobs on or before May 13, 2021.

Applications can be submitted for a total of 363 posts – 208 Male and 155 Female – for the position of Principal in the Directorate of Education, Education Department, Government of NCT of Delhi.

Vacancy Details: SC- 57 (31 Male & 26 Female), ST-26 (13 Male & 13 Female), OBC- 106 (65 Male & 41 Female), EWS-34 (18 Male & 16 Female), UR- 140 (81 Male & 59 Female)] [PH – 15 (8 Male & 7 Female)].

Pay scale for the UPSC direct recruitment: On appointment, candidates will get paid in Level-12 in the Pay Matrix as per the 7th Central Pay Commission.

Selection Process: Selection of the candidates will be done based on their performance in Written Exam/Interview.

Note: Candidates willing to apply for the above posts are advised to visit Commission’s ORA website http://www.upsconIirwnic.in.

The detailed advertisement along with ‘Instructions and Additional Information’ to candidates for Recruitment by Selection’ has been displayed on Commission’s website, http:/twww.upsc.gov.in as well as on the Online Recruitment (ORA) websitehttp://www.upsconline.nic.in, it added.

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Exam | 2021 | Class 10, 12 Board Exams Will Be Conducted This Year: Andhra CM

Amaravati: Amid the spiralling second Covid wave, Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy, on Wednesday, insisted that the state will conduct tenth standard and intermediate (class 12) board exams this year.

He said that the government is conducting Board examinations to ensure that students have a better future and assured them that he has every student’s future in mind while taking this decision.

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As only pass certificates would be issued by the states which have not conducted the exams, how will our students get admission in good institutions on the basis of a pass certificate alone, he queried.

Pointing out that the central government has left it to the state governments to decide whether or not to conduct tests in the current scenario, Reddy noted that examinations are underway in some states following strict measures, a statement issued by the government said.

“SSC and Inter examinations are very important to the students as their future depends on those certificates. The state government will ensure safety of every student in the state,” the chief minister was quoted in the statement.

The chief minister’s unequivocal stand comes in the face of a strident campaign by the opposition, especially the TDP, demanding cancellation of the public exams in view of the pandemic.

The chief minister attacked the opposition for their criticism on conducting 10th and Inter examinations. Trying to degrade the government even in the times of disaster, is not good, he said.

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