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Odisha State Plan Expenditure in Current Fiscal Increases by 21%

Bhubaneswar: In a review of the fiscal performance of the State it was determined that Plan expenditure up to November, 2016 during the current fiscal has increased around 21% over the same period of the last fiscal. It was revealed in a meeting chaired by Chief Secretary A P Padhi and others attending the meeting […]

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State Government Undertakes Credit Rating of AMRUT Mission Cities in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The Credit Rating process for the first time was carried out in the 9 Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT) cities of Odisha to assess the creditworthiness and how to improve the status by overcoming the deficiencies so that a potential investor have confidence in making long term investment. Since Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) […]

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Toll Collection to Resume on National Highways from Midnight Dec 2

Old Rs 500 notes to be accepted till midnight of December 15, but only for purchase of FASTags and where toll fee exceeds Rs 200.  Highway users being encouraged to carry adequate change , make use of electronic payment systems  New Delhi: According to a press briefing by the union government the collection of toll […]

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Odisha among 14 Coastal Economic Zone identified under Sagarmala

New Delhi: Odisha is among fourteen Coastal Economic Zones (CEZ) identified along the coastline of the country in the National Perspective Plan for the Sagarmala programme. According to a written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha by Minister of State for Shipping Mansukh L. Mandavia on Monday, these CEZs are aimed at promoting development of […]