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What Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik said on sister Gita Mehta's refusal to accept Padma Shri

Mehta had released a statement from New York on Saturday in which she thanked the government for considering her name for the Parma Shri Award.

Jan 28, 2019, 16:01 PM IST

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik’s sister Gita Mehta declines to accept Padma Shri, says timing of the award may be misconstrued

Gita said that the timing of award may be misconstrued as it comes ahead of the Lok Sabha elections due this year.

Jan 26, 2019, 09:11 AM IST

Daughter reveals Biju Patnaik's plans to topple the British

Incredible though it may seem, the late Biju Patnaik had plans to print fake currency notes and circulate them across the Indian subcontinent as a means of bringing about the downfall of the British Raj.

Apr 06, 2016, 22:36 PM IST