Odisha: Daily COVID Positive Cases At 55

Covid-19 pandemic ‘nowhere near over’, number of new cases worldwide has risen by 30 per cent in the last two weeksWHO

The ongoing Covid-19 pandemic is “nowhere near over” as the number of new cases worldwide has risen by 30 per cent in the last two weeks, as informed by the World Health Organization (WHO). According to the reports, WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said “I am concerned that cases of Covid-19 continue to rise — […]

Historic celebrated Bhuban’s bullock festival witness low key celebrations amid Covid-19 pandemic

Amid the prevailing Covid-19 Pandemic, the celebrated Balada yatra or Bullock festival of Bhuban, which is a grand affair here and celebrated over centuries saw a low-key celebration likewise the previous year due to the Covid-19 protocols. Every year the celebrations are huge and grand which garners the attention of thousands of visitors each year […]

Low-key Durga Puja celebration across the state amid Covid-19 Pandemic

Amid the prevailing Covid-19 Pandemic, the state sees a low-key celebration of Durga Puja during this year too, the state government had issued the guidelines that to be followed during the puja. Durga Puja is celebrated with great pump and joy in different cities and towns along with villages of the state. Taking about Cuttack […]

The plight of Bamboo weavers amidst Covid-19 Pandemic

The Covid-19 pandemic has affected all of us to a great extent; we are facing its wrath and bearing it’s brunt. Many sectors and businesses have to face the worst scenario due to the pertaining effects of the virus. Similarly the bamboo weavers living near the station bazaar in Dhenkanal are facing an ordeal ever […]

Raja celebration fades in Dhenkanal amid Covid-19 pandemic

Raja, a three-day long festival which is celebrated with great pomp and joy across the state, has faded its charm this year following Covid-19 pandemic. Keeping in view of the prevailing situation, people were asked to stay indoors and celebrate the festival inside their houses. Similarly, Dhenkanal town and the district witness a low-key celebration […]

Covid-19 pandemic bring woes to Dokra artisans of Nabajibanpur

The Dokra craftsmen of Nabajibanpur, a small village under the Saptasajya Gram Panchayat of Dhenkanal district, are reeling under the coronavirus pandemic since last year. The pandemic has robbed away the earnings of the artisans as the footfalls of tourists have declined amid the pandemic outbreak. The artisans were already living in plight as the […]