➡️ Bhubaneswar reports 216 more COVID positive cases & 196 recoveries in the last 24 hours including 131 local contact cases and 85 quarantine cases.
➡️ 477 Covid-19 patients have recovered from the disease in Odisha in the last 24 hours. The total recovered cases of Odisha now stand at 1020645.
➡️ Offline Classes for 8 & 11 Students to begin in Odisha after Dussehra Vacations: Odisha School and Mass Education Department.
➡️ CBSE Term-1 Board Exams for classes 10, 12 will be conducted offline.
➡️ Human limbs having stitch marks found in garbage dump on the backside of Ram Mandir in Bhubaneswar.
➡️ Bomb attack on MLA Mohan Majhi carried out over past grudge; 5 persons involved in the incident arrested.
➡️ Nabin Nanda quits Congress.
➡️ IMD predicts heavy rainfall in Odisha till October 18.
➡️ DRDO has developed anti-drone technology; transferred to Industries: DRDO Chairman GS Reddy in Samba.
➡️ Aryan Khan’s bail order reserved for October 20. Aryan & others will stay in jail for another 6 days.
➡️ India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage crosses the 97 crore mark with more than 27 lakh doses administered till 7 pm today: Government of India.
➡️ Congress leader Rahul Gandhi also met with former prime minister Dr. Manmohan Singh’s wife, Gursharan Kaur, during his visit to AIIMS.
➡️ Around 500 multi-modal cargo terminals will be established under the PM GATI-SHAKTI program in a time period of 4-5 years: Railways Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw.
➡️ Kerala reports 9,246 new COVID-19 cases, 10,952 recoveries and 96 deaths today.
➡️ Special NDPS Court in Mumbai rejects bail plea of Armaan Kohli and two others in a drugs case
➡️ BCCI likely to appoint Rahul Dravid as interim coach of Team India after T20 World Cup.
➡️ Kenyan distance runner Agnes Tirop gets stabbed to death.
➡️ Fire in Taiwan’s Kaohsiung city kills at least 46, wounds over 40.
➡️ WHO says ‘last chance’ to find COVID origins, urges China to provide data.
➡️ Facebook’s secret list leaked, includes 10 ‘dangerous individuals and organizations’ from India.
➡️ Japan PM dissolves parliament, paves way for election.