Bhubaneswar: Seventeen people have died, and 14 lakh people have been affected by the flood in many parts of Odisha. As per the statements of special relief commissioner PK Jena, Over 14 lakh people have been affected in more than 3000 villages. A total of 14, 32,701 from 3,256 villages of 896-gram panchayats have been affected by the swelling of Mahanadi River.
BJD MLA Debi Prasad Mishra Tests Covid-19 Positive
Another BJD MLA tests Covid positive this Sunday! As per the reports Badamba MLA, Debi Prasad Mishra Tests Covid positive, in a social media tweet, the legislator has confirmed that he has undergone isolation after his sample tested positive. Earlier, the legislator’s driver tested positive. After which he has also undergone the test and found to be positive.
515 more Positive Cases in BBSR; Total Cases Rise to 10,021
Covid-19 cases continue to surge in the capital city. With 515 new cases, the total cases in Bhubaneswar rise to 10,021. Reportedly 515 new cases have been found from 33 wards of Bhubaneswar. Positive cases continue to surge in the capital city. However, 297 people have also recovered from the disease.
Extend the 10+2 Online Application Period, Demands the State Student Federation
On Sunday, the student’s federation, along with the AISF state President Sanghamitra Jena, demands the extensions of online form submission for 10+2. In the view of Covid-19 pandemic, the federation is demanding for the extensions. The process of online application began on 21st August 2020. But a lot of people are facing problems due to the connectivity failure. Thus, the student’s federation demands the extension.
CM Appeals the MLAs to Ensure the JEE, NEET Examinees Safety
Earlier today, Chief Minister Naveen Pattnaik has appealed to the MLAs to ensure the safety of JEE, NEET aspirants. With fewer than 48 hours left for the JEE and NEET exams, CM appeals to ensure that all the children are safe. Further, the CM has also said that the children are the future of the nation. And their safety is the government’s responsibility.
Balangir: A Raped Girl Commits Suicide
Earlier today, a college girl of Muribahal in Balangir district commits suicide. As per the reports, the girl ended her life after being raped by a teacher. The incidence took place on the pretext of the marriage. After which the girl has committed suicide. Reportedly, the accused also posted obscene videos and photos of the girl who went viral.
Court Restrains Defamatory Contents against State Progressive Women’s Forum Chairperson
The civil judge has restrained the web channels and publications from publishing any defamatory article against social activist Mamata Samantaray. Earlier, the chairperson and her family stated to the court that the aforesaid web channels published some news with the motive of harassment. The news had no evidence. To which the court has restrained the opposite party from publishing such contents.