The infected students have been kept under isolation and necessary medical assistance is being provided to them
As per initial reports, four places under the north and seven others in the south-east zone of the corporation have been declared as micro-containment zones following detection of multiple Covid-19 cases.
The three cases of Omicron variant of Covid-19 detected in Hotel Sona International include a tourist from West Bengal and two hotel staffs.
A portion of Jayadurga Nagar in Bhubaneswar's Bomikhal was declared as a containment zone on Tuesday by the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) after detection of two COVID positive patients from the area.
Throwing caution to the wind, the authorities of a private college located in Kunjakanta area, a containment zone, under Town police limits in Dhenkanal district had been conducting classes in night till Saturday when the police raided the institution.
Amid the declining cases of Covid-19 in the state, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) declared a posh locality in Bhubaneswar a containment zone, following detection of several cases.
There were apprehensions and the inevitable has happened. Days after Odisha’s schools and hostels reopened for physical classes, a Class 10 student of Daringbadi Girls High School in Kandhamal district tested positive for Covid-19.
Sambalpur: After detection of 30 odd SARS-CoV-2 positive cases from Dimirigunda Panchayat under Kuchinda block in the district, the local administration on Tuesday marked the panchayat as the Containment Zone…
Cuttack: The district administration has declared Khanduali village under Athagarh block here as a containment zone after detection of as many as 16 Covid-19 positives in the village. As per an official order, the containment order will come into effect from tomorrow (Saturday) and the restrictions will remain in force for the next seven days. […]
Cuttack: The gloomy times of the Coronavirus pandemic seem to be coming back to haunt Odisha after a lull. The Cuttack district administration has declared Nuasahi village under Niali block as a containment zone. As per an official order, the containment order came into effect Saturday morning at 6 AM and will remain in force […]
Bhubaneswar: Two days after the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) eased certain restrictions under Unlock-4 that will be enforced from September 1 (tomorrow), Odisha government is likely to issue a fresh set of guidelines for opening up more activities in areas outside the containment zones. The announcement of State government is likely to be done […]
Malkangiri: In view of the surge in COVID-19 cases, Malkangiri municipality has been declared as containment zone. Malkangiri district Collector, Manish Agarwal on Thursday declared entire Malkangiri municipality area as containment zone after 21 COVID-19 cases were reported from the area. Moreover, eight new COVID-19 cases were reported from Malkangiri district in the last 24 […]
Cuttack: The Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) on Monday declared parts of Old Rausapatana in Ward No 27 as containment zone following detection of five new COVID-19 positive cases in the area. CMC Commissioner Ananya Das in a notification has released an indicative sketch map of the area for general awareness. As per the notification, all […]
Bhubaneswar: The surge in COVID-19 cases has forced the authorities of AIIMS Bhubaneswar to close its outpatient department (OPD). As per official sources, no services will be available at AIIMS Bhubaneswar OPD from tomorrow until further orders. Informing about the development, AIIMS Bhubaneswar Director, B Gitanjali said, “We will be closing our walk-in OPD from […]
Bhubaneswar: Khurda district administration on Saturday declared Subhadra Apartment under Kalaharanga GP in Bhubaneswar a containment zone after detection of a Covid-19 positive case. A notification issued by Khurda district collector Sitansu Kumar Rout said that the containment orders will be in force from 7 PM today till 7 PM of June 30. In order […]
Bhubaneswar: Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Saturday declared Subhash Nagar slum in Dumduma area as ‘containment zone’ after several COVID-19 positive cases were detected from the area. As per BMC officials, six COVID-19 cases have been detected from Subhash Nagar slum in the last two days. BMC Commissioner Prem Chandra Chaudhary informed that one COVID-19 […]
Ganjam: The Ganjan district administration on Sunday declared nine villages under Badapalli gram panchayat in Khallikote block as containment zones and 10 villages as buffer zones after 12 persons engaged in different Temporary Medical Camps (TMCs) tested positive for Covid-19. The 12 staff are among the 64 Covid-19 cases detected in Ganjam district yesterday. They […]
Bhubaneswar: After Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) allowed States the liberty to strategize lockdown and graded re-opening, Odisha government on Monday issued guidelines for limited lockdown in containment zones. Besides, the State government has also come up with certain ‘stricter norms’ including revised night curfew timings and closure of religious places of worship and other […]
Rourkela: Palpable tension prevailed at the Steel city today after a scuffle broke out between locals and police personnel in Rourkela reportedly over demands to lift the containment orders imposed in several areas. On April 26, the Rourkela Municipal Corporation (RMC) had marked some areas of the city as containment and buffer zones after detection […]
Rourkela: An irate mob pelted stones at police personnel and broke barricades around a Covid-19 containment zone in this steel city on Monday, causing injuries to around four and triggering tension in the area, police said. The incident happened when a group of residents of Nala Road, which has been declared a containment zone following […]
Bhadrak: Three unidentified miscreants allegedly looted Rs 10.8 lakh cash after attacking an employee of an LPG distribution agency near Jijharpur Railway crossing under Tihidi block of Bhadrak district today. The victim employee has been identified has Pramod Bhanja. He has been admitted to Tihidi Community Health Centre and stated to be stable now. As […]
Bhubaneswar: Odisha School Education Programme Authority (OSEPA) has issued directions to district level authorities to positively deliver text books to all the students up to Class-V within next five days. An order regarding this was issued by State Project Director, Bhupendra S. Punia to all the District Education Officers (DEOs) and District Project Coordinators (DPCs) […]
Bhubaneswar: Keeping in view the interest of public health and to break the chain of COVID-19, the Odisha government has issued a set of instructions to be scrupulously adhered in matters related to areas declared as containment zones across the State. Chief Secretary of Odisha, Asit Tripathy in a letter to the DGP and all […]