Several girl students of a school in Rayagada have tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday.
State Health Services Director Bijay Mohapatra has advised devotees not to visit Lord Jagannath shrine to be part of Rath Yatra to avoid spreading of corona infections.
Israel has reportedly documented the first case of "Florona". Florona is being attributed to simultaneous infection with Covid-19 and Influenza.
Door-to-door Covid-19 vaccination in Odisha will begin from November 2 in order to boost the inoculation drive. This information was shared by Odisha Family Welfare Director, Bijay Panigrahi on Monday (Nov 1).
The new variant of Covid-19 virus, being called as Delta 'Plus' is in negligible numbers in India. Chief of Odisha Directorate of Medical Education and Training (DMET), CBK Mohanty shared this information on Monday (Oct 25).
As the festival season is underway, the state government is trying to accelerate its vaccination drive. The government is planning to ensure that at least one dose is administered to each person by December end. This information was shared by Odisha Family Welfare Director, Bijay Panigrahi on Thursday (Oct 21).
After recovery, several children are developing multi-system inflammatory syndrome or MI Syndrome, which is being suspected to be a post Covid complication. This information was shared by Odisha Public Health Director, Niranjan Mishra on Thursday (Sept 9).
After several students from two schools in Bargarh and Dhenkanal district tested positive for Covid-19 in the state, Odisha School and Mass Education Minister, Samir Ranjan Dash on Tuesday (Sept 7) informed that if required the said schools will be shut to prevent further infections.
Odisha government will be forced to shut schools in the state, if the Covid-19 cases among children increase. This information was given by Directorate of Medical Education and Training (DMET) Chief, CBK Mohanty on Tuesday (Sept 7).
If the vaccines are supplied on time without any hassles, then the Odisha government plans to finish the vaccination drive by end of December 2021. This information was given by Odisha Health and Family Welfare Services Director Bijay Panigrahi on Tuesday (August 31).
As many as 16 Lakh people are due to receive their second dose of Covid-19 vaccine in different districts of Odisha. This information was shared by Odisha Family Welfare Director, Bijay Panigrahi on Friday (August 27).
Predictions on Corona's third wave by various models are not completely reliable, stated Directorate of Medical Education & Training Chief, CBK Mohanty on Wednesday (Aug 25).
Experts have predicted that as many as 23 out of 100 affected children are likely to be hospitalized during the peak of the possible third wave of Covid-19.
After the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) predicted the third wave of Covid-19 to approach in September and October, the India National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM) released a report predicting that children will be most affected during the possible third wave.
Odisha recorded 911 NEW COVID-19 POSITIVE cases in the past 24 hours State breached the 10 LAKH MARK in SARS-COV-2 cases With the addition of new figures, Covid-19 tally in the State reached Ten Lakh Eighty Four 531 are from QUARANTINE while 380 are LOCAL CONTACT CASES. KHORDHA recorded highest 352; followed by CUTTACK with 88 new Covid-19 cases Out of the new cases, 116 are in the age group of 0-18 YEARS Meanwhile, Odisha recorded 66 FATALITIES on Saturday RECORVERIES in the state currently stand at 98,3245 ACTIVE CASELOAD in Odisha stands at 9,497