Odisha News Insight

Odisha Afternoon News (November 3, 2018)

ONI Bureau: Here are the Odisha Afternoon News bulletin by Odisha News Insight.

— Winter Session of Odisha Assembly to begin on November 16, to continue till December 15.

— While BJP Yuva Morcha to lock all Employment Exchanges across the State on Nov 5 protesting against lack of job opportunities in Odisha, BJD Youth and Student Wings will hold protests in front of all Central Offices on Nov 5,6,8.

— Vigilance Department has recorded 51% conviction rate this year – 4% higher than the conviction rate in past 2 years, says CM Naveen Patnaik.

— Vigilance Academy to be set up in Bhubaneswar to upgrade the skills of vigilance officers.

— Leader of Opposition Narasingha Mishra terms Lawyers Agitation in Odisha as a ‘Constitutional Crisis’, accuses State Govt of failing miserably to perform its duties.

— Supreme Court Collegium recommends appointment of Judicial Officer Dr. Akshaya Mishra as Judge of Orissa High Court.

— The House Committee of Odisha Assembly to review Abhijit Iyer-Mitra’s statements & affidavit. If required, he will be asked to depose again, says Narasingha Mishra.

— 8 persons detained in connection with Polsara minor gangrape; sketch of suspects to be released soon.