December is a beautiful time of cold weather and end of the year holidays. People get set to bid adieu to the year 2016 with new hopes, aspirations and resolutions for 2017.

December brings Christmas - a festival of joy and happiness. It is celebrated on the birth anniversary of the Jesus Christ every year on 25th December all over the world. This festival of love and brotherhood is celebrated in India with gaiety and spirit of the season.

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"Namami Gange" will focus on pollution abatement interventions namely Interception, diversion & treatment of wastewater flowing through the open drains through bio-remediation / appropriate in-situ treatment / use of innovative technologies / sewage treatment plants / effluent treatment plant rehabilitation and augmentation of existing STPs and immediate short-term measures for arresting pollution at exit points on river front to prevent inflow of sewage etc.

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Now you can get information about e-Granthalaya, a Digital Agenda for Library Automation and Networking. Details of consortium discussion forum, e-News clipping systems etc. are also available. Users can search open access journals in computer science.

Browse through our Services Section for details about this online service and other services designed to bring the Indian Government closer to its citizens.



Wishes from loved ones always make festivals more colorful. In this digital age, you can share your heartfelt feelings for your family and friends with our e-cards. Send some fabulous e-cards for Christmas and New Year now from our repository.

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DFWO TR5: DFWO TR5 is being used for receiving the Supplied Stock from different level like State, District and Block (CHC) respectively within Odisha.

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