➡️ Odisha CM directs the Board of Secondary Education to waive the examination fees of matriculation students this year; over 6 lakh students to benefit.
➡️ Serum Institute of India’s COVID-19 vaccine ‘Covishield’ arrives in Bhubaneswar.
➡️ Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation says NO to distribution of food & clothes to homeless people under its jurisdiction without its permission.
➡️ Bhubaneswar reports 10 Covid-19 positive cases in the last 24 hours including 4 quarantine, 6 local contact cases; taking the total positive cases to 31758 in the Capital City.
➡️ 10 Covid-19 patients have recovered from the disease in the Capital city in the last 24 hours.
➡️ Odisha records 181 Covid-19 recoveries today. Total recovered cases of the State now stand at 328452.
➡️ Odisha Government allows marriage processions with the maximum gathering of 200 people.
➡️ Chandrabhaga, Talasari Beaches To Be Developed Into World-Class Tourist Destinations: Odisha CM.
➡️ AirAsia to start direct flights between Bhubaneswar and Pune. Odisha Government will provide financial support for three months.
➡️ Subrat Sahu appointed as Chief Secretary of Chhatisgarh as Additional Charge.
➡️ Orissa High Court expresses satisfaction over the progress made in investigation of Nayagarh Pari murder case.
➡️ Supreme Court stays implementation of Farm Laws; forms a committee to hold talk with farmers.
➡️ 122 soldiers of Bangladesh armed forces depart for India to participate in Republic Day parade.
➡️ Women to be inducted as Army pilots. Currently they are part of ground duties only: Army Chief.
➡️ Uttarakhand becomes 10th State to confirm Bird Flu case.
➡️ Kerala reports 5,507 new COVID-19 cases and 4,270 recoveries in the 24 hours.
➡️ Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat visits military posts in Ladakh sector along China border.
➡️ Income Tax Dept conducts searches in Assam, Rs 7.54 cr seized from premises of medical professionals.
➡️ India’s retail inflation falls sharply to 4.59% in December 2020 as compared to 6.93% in November 2020.
➡️ Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy test positive for Coronavirus; cleared to take part in Thailand Open.