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"Mashal Sovayatra" for TARANG-2011>>
The "Mashal Sovayatra" for TARANG-2011 was organized on 4/12/2011 to create awareness on Save Girl Child education, health, environment, sanitation, pollution & total literacy campaign. The "Mashal Sovayatra" was started from three different places, Satakosia(Tikarpada), Pallahara(Khuludi Saiva Pitha) & Deulajhari (Athamallik) which also covered all the 8 blocks of the district. The Collector, ADM & PD(DRDA) led the "Mashal Sovayatra" from Satakosia, Deulajhari & Khuludi respectively. The people welcomed the "Mashal Sovayatra" at all the places.
e-Schloarship (Post Matric) PRERANA workshop held at DRDA Conference Hall on 25/11/2011>>
The workshop on e‐Scholarship (Post Matric) Project for SC, ST, OBC, SEBC & Minority category was held at DRDA Conference Hall of Angul District, Odisha on 25/11/2011. Sri Debaraj Senapati, OAS(I), ADM, Angul inaugurated the workshop. Addressing the participants, ADM wished that this project would help to streamline the process for providing scholarship to the students of ST/SC/OBC/SEBC and minority community. He thanked NIC for developing such a project which will help the poor students of ST,SC,OBC,SEBC & Minority community. Sri B.K.Panigrahi, DWO delivered the welcome address & informed that this is 2nd workshop at Angul and he requested the participants to actively participate & make the project a success. Sri S. K. Chatterjee, Technical Director & DIO, NIC Angul District Unit explaining the process flow of the e‐Scholarship project & urged the participants to start awareness campaign at their respective institutions so that students can apply for e‐scholarship online in large numbers. Sri S. P. Dash, Scientist‐C, NIC Odisha State Unit, Bhubaneswar gave the detail presentation & online demonstration about the e‐Scholarship Project. The participants were requested to raise their doubts & problems being faced while using the portal, which were clarified & proper process was demonstrated. The Principals and Nodal Officers from about 70 institutions of the district attended the workshop. Participants appreciated & welcomed this ICT initiative in the scholarship distribution system.
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Vth class student of Angul qualified for the International Spelling Bee Oral Competition>>
Devendra Bansal a student of class Vth of the O.P. Jindal School, Angul has qualified for the International Spelling Bee Oral Competition, to be held at Abu Dhabi, U.A.E in the month of January 2012. Devendra Bansal the son of Mr. Deepak Bansal and Mrs. Poonam Bansal has entered into this International Spelling Bee Oral Competition only after successfully qualifying at the national level Oral and International level written rounds held at Thrissur (Kerala) on 22nd Oct, 2011 organized by MaRRS. MaRRS International Spelling Bee is the first competition in Asia for School Children with an object to enhance the spelling and literary skills of children by encouraging them to explore the English language, expand their vocabulary, and improve their communication and comprehension skills. This is the competition which begins at the School and then progresses to the International Level through the Inter School, State, and National level competitions.
RPDAC meeting held at Angul>>
The Rehabilitation & Peripheral Development Advisory Committee Meeting (RPDAC) for Bhushan & Mahagauj Coal Mines was held at DRDA Conference Hall under the chairmanship of Sri Kishore Chandra Barik, IAS, RDC(ND), Sambalpur. Sri Amarnath Pradhan, Hon'ble MP, Sambalpur, Sri Khageswar Behera, Hon'ble MLA, Chhendipada, Sri Siba Misra, IAS, Collector & DM, Angul, Sri Satyabrata Bhoi, IPS, SP, Angul , Officials from the Bhushan Company & villagers of the affected areas attended the meeting.
JSPL Inks Deal for Industrial Park at Angul>>
Jindal Steel and Power Ltd (JSPL) signed a memorandum of understanding with Govt. of Odisha to set up an Industrial Park in Angul District. The park is planned at Parjang, about three km from the site where JSPL is setting up a six million tonne per annum integrated steel plant. The industrial park will be set up over an area of 1,400 acres in the district and will focus on downstream units that would both add value and result in increased industrial activity. It is expected to become operational from 2013-14. The park is to be set up with an investment of Rs. 5500 crore.
Hon'ble MP, Dhenkanal visited Banarpal Block>>
Sri Tathagat Satpathy, Hon'ble Member of Parliament, Dhenkanal visited Banarpal Block area on 10th Nov. 2011. He visited Gotamara, Santri, Jhajiribahala & Banda villages & interacted with the villagers regarding the implementation of various Govt. programmes for the benefit of the common people . Sri Satpathy also visited the Garsantri Lovi Thakurani Yatra in the evening.
District level Shishu Mahotsav : SURAVI`-2011>>
On 4th November 2011
morning at Sabhaghar, Angul the District level Shishu Mahotsav, "SURAVI-2011"
was inaugurated by Collector, Angul Sri Siba Prasad Misra. Sri Mishra said
hidden talent of students should be find out and measures to be taken
to promote it which was attended by students,
Hon'ble Chief Secretary reviewed the implementation of JSSK (NRHM) with Collectors over VC on 29/10/2011>>
A video conference was held to review the implementation of JSSK (Janani Sishu Surakhya Karyakrama) under NRHM project by Hon'ble Chief Secretary. Collector & DM, Angul, CDMO, Angul and other officials from District Medical Office attended the VC session at NIC Angul VC Studio.
Talcher girl makes Orissa proud>>
Lipsa Bharati, the only girl student from Talcher, Odisha, stood second in the national-level science seminar in Delhi recently. Lipsa would be on her way to attend an International Conference in Poland shortly, being organized to commemorate the centenary of Madam Marie Curie receiving the Nobel prize. Earlier, Lipsa, a student of class IX in Talcher Thermal DAV School, topped the State-level seminar this year, which facilitated her entry to the national level seminar where she stood second.
Kali Puja & Diwali celebrated at Angul>>
The Kali Puja & Diwali were celebrated at Angul & throughout the district with traditional gaiety & fervour. At Angul the Goddess Kali was worshipped at Bus Stand, Daily market and many other places. The shops and business establishments were decorated during this occasion.
Laxmi Puja celebration came to an end at Angul>>
The famous Laxmi Puja which was started at Angul from 11/10/2011(Kumar Purnima) came to and end on 22/10/2011. Goddess Laxmi was worshipped at around 50 Puja Pandals in the town & huge gates with impressive light decoration were made at all the Puja Mandaps. The immersion procession was held on 22/10/2011 and there was an impressive display of fire works by various Puja Committees near Angul Stadium. Thousands of people assembled near Stadium to witness this fucntion.
CEO reviewed about electoral revision with Collectors over VC on 01/10/2011>>
35th Zilla Parishad General Meeting held on 30/09/2011>>
The 35th Zilla Parishad General Meeting was held on 30/09/2011 at Zilla Parishad Conference Hall to review the progress of various Anti Poverty Schemes like Aanganwadi, Midday meal, SGSRY & utilization of Periphery development fund etc. implemented in the district.
Dengue Control Room opened at Angul District Hqrs. Hospital>>
Control Room Phone Number - 06764-230114
Chief District Medical Officer (CDMO), Angul Phone number - 06764-232507
Dr. Bichhanda Charan Pradhan is in the charge of Control Room.
VC on WODC by Planning & Co-ordination department on 22/09/2011>>
A video conference was held by Planning & Co-ordination Department, Govt. of Orissa to review the implementation of WODC (Western Odisha Development Council) projects. Collector & DM, Angul, Deputy Director (Planning), Angul and other officials from District Planning Office attended the VC session at NIC Angul VC Studio.
Collector, Angul & ED, JSPL at the function of R&R Colony School, JSPL Nisha, Angul>>
Chief Minister reviewed flood situation with District Collectors over VC on 18/09/2011>>
Hon'ble Chief Minister Shri Naveen Patnaik discussed about relief and reconstruction work with Collectors of 19 flood-hit districts through NIC Video-conferencing on 18/09/2011 and said the relief work will continue for another seven days in villages still marooned. He also gave instructions for providing jobs to affected people under MGNREGS. Asking the District Collectors to ensure immediate payment of wages in a transparent manner, Shri Patnaik said impoverished people should be provided immediate assistance through Gratuitous Relief Card. The Central team is likely to visit the affected areas for field assessment any time after September 20 and District authorities have been asked to furnish damage assessment reports as soon as possible. The Collector, ADM, District Emergency Officer & other District level officials from various line departments attended the VC session at NIC ANgul VC Studio.
His Ex. Shri. M.C Bhandare, Governor of Odisha attended birth centenary of Padmashri Radhamohan Gadnayak at Angul on 25/08/2011>>
The above news clippings are collected from District Information & Public Relation Office, various news papers (including Internet edition) & other sources. However, the views expressed in the new items may not be considered as the views of the District Administration.
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