Friday, Apr 26 2019 | Time 08:08 Hrs(IST)
image
  • Israel to participate in 2020 World Expo in Dubai
  • Russia starts assembling of six Sukhoi SU-30 fighter jets for Myanmar
  • Master Plan: Diggy slams BJP
  • Master Plan: Diggy slams BJP
  • Rajasthan Royals wins by 3 wickets against KKR at Eden
  • Integrated Coach Factory wins Arjan Singh Memorial Int’l hockey tournament
  • Myths of Priyanka stand eroded: Jaitley
  • Archer and Parag guides Rajasthan Royals to nervy win over KKR by 3 wickets
  • Archer and Parag guides Rajasthan Royals to nervy win over KKR by 3 wickets
  • Chowkidar will never let Kashi's dignity get harmed at any cost : PM
  • Senior government officer arrested on graft charge
States » East


Naveen launches 38 more Aahar kendras, covers all Urban local bodies in Odisha

Naveen launches  38  more Aahar kendras, covers all Urban local bodies in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Feb 11 (UNI) Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik launched 38 more Aahar Kendras through video conferencing today.

With this Aahar Kendras started functioning in all the 114 Urban Local bodies in the state.

The scheme was launched first on April 1, 2015 in 21 locations in five Municipal Corporation areas of the state to provide cooked food to the needy and poor at Rs 5 per meal.

At present 157 Aahar Kendras are functioning in the state. In addition to it the facility is also available in 56 hospital campuses during the night.

As many 65 vehicles have been deployed for transportation of food and 2,000 people are appointed for the implementation of the scheme.

Nearly one lakh people are being benefitted by the scheme every day.

Such type of good services will be extended to the people in future with the cooperation of the people, the Chief Minister said.

On this occasion, the Chief Minister also launched a web portal (www.urbanodisha.gov.in/aahar) Any interested person can sponsor the food for a particular day such as on birth day, marriage anniversary, death anniversary or any other memorial day.

UNI BD DP AND

More News

Shikhar Dhawan to be the face of GS Caltex India

25 Apr 2019 | 10:51 PM

Kolkata, Apr 25(UNI) Cricketer Shikhar Dhawan will be the face of GS Caltex
India for the company’s premium lubricants range and new business
initiatives.

see more..

Kolkata's young champs learn about road safety with Honda

25 Apr 2019 | 10:49 PM

Kolkata, Apr 25 (UNI) Aiming to build a culture of safe riding, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt.

see more..

Prosenjit-Ritwik 'Jyeshthoputro' releasing tomorrow

25 Apr 2019 | 10:34 PM

Kolkata, Apr 25(UNI): Kaushik Ganguly directorial, 'Jyeshthoputro' is going to hit the screen on 26th April.

see more..

Meghalaya identifies fisheries a key sector

25 Apr 2019 | 10:30 PM

Shillong, Apr 25 (UNI) Meghalaya Fisheries Minister Comingone Ymbon on Thursday said that the government has identified fisheries as a key sector since fish production in the state is very low and the Department has taken up several measures to augment the fish production.

see more..

Puri SP asks BJP candidate to surrender or else will be declared proclaimed absconder

25 Apr 2019 | 10:24 PM

Puri, Apr 25 (UNI) Puri Superintendent of police Uma Sankar Dash today advised Satyabadi BJP candidate Omprakash Mishra to surrender failing which he would be declared a proclaimed absconder as per the law.

see more..
image