When is the Odisha formation day celebrated?
World class tourist amenities unveiled at Konark Sun Temple
11 day festival of Dhanu Yatra recently ended in the Bargarh district of Odisha
Odisha to install EWDS in 22 blocks of six coastal districts
➢ The Odisha government has taken a decision for installation of Early Warning Dissemination System(EWDS) under national cyclone risk mitigation project.
➢ Detailing the project, Special Relief Commissioner P Mohapatra said the system would provide for last mile communication connectivity, strengthen the existing communication system and bridge the prevailing gaps in dissemination of the information to the people
➢ The system would be installed in 22 blocks of 6 coastal districts namely Balasore, Bhadrak, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara, Puri and Ganjam.
➢ The project at an estimated cost of Rs.65 crore, would be implemented with World Bank assistance.
➢ The project would have components like Satellite based mobile data voice terminals, digital mobile radio, mass messaging provision, alert siren system at 122 locations along the coast line
Who has been appointed as the Odisha State Election Commissioner (SEC)?
Odisha has recently approved a long term linkage (LTL) policy for bauxite\
What is OSDMA?
Odisha signs MoU with RIMES for enhancing early warning system
➢ Odisha government signed an MoU with the Thailand-based Regional Integrated Multi-Hazard Early Warning System (RIMES) for enhancing early warning system for effective management of disasters in the state
➢ The MoU will help state government to integrate new generation digital algorithm-based technologies and best practices from 48 RIMES member countries with the Odisha State Disaster Management Authority (OSDMA)
Odisha to host Senior National table Tennis Championship after 12 years
Odisha MSME International trade fair began in Bhubaneswar
Eminent Odia writer Kanaka-lata Mohanty passes away
Veteran Odia cine actress Parbati Ghosh dies
Noted Odia litterateur Chandrasekhar Rath passes away
Odisha wins Geospatial world excellence award