Tag: Coronavirus Odisha

Odisha CM Declares Covid19 State Disaster- Edu Institutions, Cinema Halls, Pools To Stay Shut

Bhubaneswar: In view of the rapid spread of deadly coronavirus in the country, Odisha government on Friday ordered that all cinema halls and educational institutions including schools and colleges will be closed till March 31, 2020. The government also announced shutting down of all the public swimming pools in the State till March 31 in […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Newly-Wed Odisha Woman Alleges Torture By In-Laws Over Coronavirus Suspicion

Nabarangpur: Despite rigorous mass awareness by the government to prevent & dispel hoax and misinformation on Coronavirus infection, a newly-wed woman from Umerkote area today alleged that her in-laws tortured and ostracized her on suspicion of being infected by the deadly virus. According to sources, one Puja Sarkar of Murtuma village had married to Jayant […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Coronavirus: Odisha Restricts Tourist Movement In Puri  

Bhubaneswar: A day after declaring the novel Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak as State Disaster, Odisha government on Saturday restricted the movement of tourists in and around Puri which is one of the most sought-after tourism destinations in the State. Speaking in this regard, Puri Collector Balwant Singh said, “We request people coming to visit […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Fighting Coronavirus: Odisha Govt Postpones Exams For Class I to IX Students

Bhubaneswar: In view of the pandemic situation arising out of the COVID-19 (Corona Virus), Odisha government on Monday ordered closure of all government, aided, public and private schools. As a precautionary measure, examination of students of all classes from standard I to Class IX and XI have also been postponed till further orders in the […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Sec 144 in Odisha districts, Govt plans advance PDS ration & old-age pension

Bhubaneswar: Amidst chaos following apprehensions over possible shortage of essential commodities after the outbreak of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the State, Odisha government has come up with a clarification urging people not to believe in such rumours. State Food & Supplies Minister Ranendra Pratap Swain informed that the government is planning to distribute a 3-months […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
dont abandon pets due to coronavirus fear, says Odisha government
Do not abandon pets out of Coronavirus fear, nor inflict cruelty on animals: Odisha Govt

Bhubaneswar: Despite a lot of awareness and clarification by World Health Organisation (WHO), instances of people abandoning their pets out of fear of getting infected with Coronavirus has now emerged as a major concern not only for animal lovers but also for the Odisha government. In a letter to all chief district veterinary officers, Fisheries […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Coronavirus Update: quarantine centres in Odisha
Odisha Scales Up Fight Against Coronavirus: Now You’ll Find Quarantine Centres In All Panchayats

Bhubaneswar: Odisha government has announced a number of preventive measures to tackle the coronavirus pandemic. Most of the official buildings have already been designated as quarantine facilities to prevent the deadly COVID-19 from spreading its tentacles. On Thursday, the government ordered to set up quarantine centres across all panchayats in the State. In order to […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
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Covid-19 Outbreak: IAS IPS Officers In Odisha Lead From The Front

Bhubaneswar: As the Coronavirus crisis begins to deepen, Odisha bureaucrats seem to be setting an example for others to follow. A few IAS and IPS officers whose children have returned from abroad in the last few days, have shifted themselves to government guest houses to prevent themselves and consequently others from getting infected. The officers […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Odisha Lockdown: Updates on coronavirus
Odisha Covid-19 Lockdown: Stray Cases Of Violation Threaten Its Effectiveness, Many Arrested

14 districts in Odisha under lockdown, but no significant impact.  Many arrested for violating lockdown rules.  If anyone doesn’t comply with the orders, authorities may press IPC charges u/s 188, 269, 270, 271. Bhubaneswar: India so far has registered over 470 positive coronavirus cases. A complete lockdown was announced in 19 States and UTs on […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Odisha Lockdown Complete, Curfew, Sec 144 in high-risk cities next?

Bhubaneswar: A day after declaring its Covid-19 plan, the State government on Tuesday brought the whole of the State under lockdown.  The speed of bringing the whole state under lockdown was quite swift –  within 72 hours of phase -1 lockdown. What next? The way the State government has been announcing a series of interventions […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Coronavirus Lockdown: Odisha Govt releases Rs 45 cr for all districts to battle Covid-19, OMC's Rs 500 cr big boost

Bhubaneswar: With the coronavirus contagion slowly spreading its tentacles, Odisha government too is expediting its measures for prevention and containment of the disease. On Wednesday, the government released Rs 44.5 crore for 30 districts to battle the novel Coronavirus. In the media briefing today, Subroto Bagchi, Odisha government’s chief spokesperson on COVID-19 reiterating the significance […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Odisha reports 5th covid-19 positive case
BREAKING: Odisha reports 3rd COVID-19 positive case

Bhubaneswar: The Coronavirus positive cases in Odisha shot up to three with one more sample testing positive for COVIDー19 on Thursday. All the three Coronavirus positive cases reported in the State so far are from Bhubaneswar, the department of State Health & Family Welfare said. One more sample has tested positive for @COVID19 in the […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Subroto Bagchi on latest covid-19 updates in Odisha
Call 104, Furnish Details & Avoid Being A Super-Spreader Of COVID-19: Subroto Bagchi

Bhubaneswar: With Odisha on the verge of jumping to the Stage-3 (community transmission phase) of coronavirus pandemic, Subroto Bagchi – chief spokesperson on COVID-19 today urged every person to act as per the directions of state government’s 104 Helpline only, instead of resorting to self-decisions. During his media briefing, Bagchi said that the third COVID-19 […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Coronavirus live updates
Coronavirus Live Updates: COVID-19 Cases Rise In Odisha, Testing Begins At 2 More Centres

Following the rise in coronavirus cases in Odisha, the State Health Department today informed that COVID-19 testing has begun at the Ispat General Hospital, Rourkela and the Institute of Life Sciences, Bhubaneswar.

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Covid-19 Odisha: testing capacity set to grow 2.5 times, 2 on ventilator

Bhubaneswar: Despite Bihar reporting its first positive Covid-19 case nearly a week after Odisha, the total Covid-19 tests conducted in the State stood at nearly 1.75 times more than Odisha. In order to a give a big impetus to State’s Covid-19 testing capacity, the State government visualises a large-scale n-CoV testing in the State in […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021