Odisha has higher suicide rate than national average: survey

Posted on: September 5, 2022 at 4:41 pm, in
Odisha

Over the previous five years, there has been a 20.20% increase in the number of suicide cases in Odisha. Compared to the national average of 12.5%, Odisha now has a suicide rate of 12.5%. The Bhubaneswar Commissionerate Police arranged a one-day course on Suicide and Law enforcement for its officers and Special Police Officers (SPO) […]

Odisha govt distributes Rs 869 cr to 41 lakh farmers under KALIA scheme

Posted on: September 2, 2022 at 2:22 pm, in
Odisha

As part of the Krushak Assistance for Livelihood and Income Augmentation (KALIA) initiative, the Odisha government on Thursday awarded financial aid totaling Rs 869 crores to 41 lakh small and marginalised farmers and 85,000 landless farmers in honour of Nuakhai, the harvest festival of Odisha. According to a press release from the CMO, each registered […]

Adani Group to invest Rs. 57,575 crores in Odisha, creating 9300 local direct jobs

Posted on: August 11, 2022 at 8:57 pm, in
Adani group set to invest Rs. 57,575 crores in Odisha

The Adani Group, India’s fastest-growing diversified portfolio of infrastructure, energy, and utility industries, will invest Rs 57,575 crore in Odisha. The Odisha government’s High-Level Clearance Authority (HLCA), led by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, authorised the Adani Group’s request to build two projects: a 4 MMTPA Integrated Alumina Refinery and a 30 MMTPA Iron Ore (Value […]