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All Government Colleges in Odisha to have Socialmedia Usage very soon as per directions


Odisha higher education department today directed all government colleges to set up Facebook pages and Twitter handles.

Principals of all junior, degree, autonomous, vocational and Sanskrit colleges have been directed to open these pages. The department has also asked all its officials and college students to “like” its Facebook page at and follow the Twitter handle to help them keep tabs on all the government initiatives, apart from details on e-admission and e-administration.

With this, the department became the first government body in the state to use social media to reach out to the students’ community.