Odisha Government Current Affairs, GK & News

Odisha to set up “Investment Promotion Agency” in all districts

Government of Odisha has decided to set up district-level industry and investment promotion agencies in all the districts of state. Key points Such agencies would be set up in a bid to create more economic opportunities across the state. This decision was taken at a high-level meeting, chaired by Chief Secretary SC Mohapatra. What are ..

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Odisha to host Indian Women’s League Football

The All-India Football Federation has announced that, Odisha will host the Indian Women’s League (IWL). However, the but the dates will be announced at the later stage. Highlights The Indian football has been trying to restart the on-field sporting action now amid the ongoing Covid-19 cases. The matches started with the I-League qualifiers. This is ..

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Odisha Government to set up ‘COVID-19 Warrior Memorial’

The Health and Family Welfare Department of Odisha has announced recently to established a COVID-19 Warrior Memorial in Bhubaneshwar. Key Facts The memorial will be set to recognize and honour the sacrifice and services provided by the COVID-19 warriors. The press release of state Health and Family Welfare Department highlights that the memorial will be ..

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Odisha Extends Retirement Age of Medical Officers

The Government of Odisha has decided to extend the retirement age of the medical officers employed under the Odisha Medical and Health Services Cadre and Allopathic Insurance Medical Officers under Labour and Employees’ State Insurance Department. The same has been increased to 65 years from the existing age of 62 years. This comes in the ..

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Madhu Babu Pension Scheme to be extended to Transgenders in Odisha

The Odisha Government has decided to include the transgender community as well within the ambit of Madhu Babu Pension Yojana that is aimed at providing pension to destitute elderly persons, differently-abled persons and widows in the state. The Department of Social Security and Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities has notified the same on July 16. ..

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