Evening News Headlines (May 16, 2017)
— Pradip Kumar Amat elected Speaker of Odisha Assembly unopposed. This is his second stint as the Speaker.
— Malkangiri: Sirisa Kurami, daughter of a former woman Maoist cadre selected for under-18 National Volleyball team.
— At least 20 Maoists killed in an encounter in Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh. 350 Jawans took part in the operation.
— Right Max #ChitFund Scam: 2 Directors sent to jail for 3 years. Asked to pay Rs 15,000 fine. Firm was involved in Rs 17 Cr scam in #Odisha.
— Sirisa Kurami, Daughter of a former woman Maoist cadre (Chelemma) from Malkangiri, selected for the U-18 National Volleyball Team. #Odisha
— Uttar Pradesh Assembly passes GST bill.
— 91 lakh new taxpayers added after Demonetisation; more than 30 crore PANs allocated: CBDT Chairman.
— Monsoon to hit Kerala Coast on May 30.
— Hizb-ul-Mujahideen terrorist arrested from Indo-Nepal border, sent to 12 day police custody.
— Central Bureau of Investigation summons Mathew Samuel, asking him to appear on May 19, in Narada sting probe.
By KalingaTV News Network – http://kalingatv.com/