Tag: Covid 19 In Odisha

Bijay Mohapatra
School students with Covid symptoms should be tested & Isolated immediately: Top Odisha health official

As Covid-19 infection is on an upward surge in the country, the trend can’t be discarded in the State fully, said State Health Director Bijay Mohapatra

  • Friday, 22 April 2022
Niranjan Mishra
4 Foreign Returnees To Odisha Test Covid Positive, Samples Sent For Genome Sequencing

The samples from the foreign returnees have been sent for genome sequencing to trace if they are infected with the Omicron variant of the SARS-CoV-2

  • Wednesday, 08 December 2021
Odisha Health Dept Cautions Collectors Not To Lower Guard Against Covid-19
Odisha Health Dept Cautions Collectors Not To Lower Guard Against Covid-19

Even as Odisha is witnessing a consistent fall in daily COVID-19 cases, the State health department on Thursday directed district and municipal administrations not to slacken the efforts implemented for management of the pandemic.  

  • Thursday, 24 June 2021
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Over 800 Prisoners Tested Covid Positive In Odisha In May, Majority Jails Free From Virus

As the second wave of SARS-CoV-2 infections sweeps Odisha, as many as 816 prisoners have been tested positive for Covid-19 in the State during the month of May 2021, a statement released by the State Prison Headquarters has revealed.

  • Thursday, 27 May 2021
Odisha Reports 35 Deaths, Highest Covid Fatalities In A Day
With 35 Deaths, Odisha Reports Highest Single-Day Covid Fatalities

Odisha touched a new height in daily cases of fatalities due to Covid-19 since the onset of pandemic with 35 more patients succumbing to the deadly virus in last 24 hours even as the single-day spike once again crossed 11,000 mark during the period.

  • Wednesday, 26 May 2021
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Covid-19 In Odisha: 10939 Positives, 33 More Deaths In Last 24 hours

The daily spike in Covid-19 cases saw a marginal dip in Odisha as the State reported a total of 10939 virus infections in the last 24 hours. The addition of the new positives takes the cumulative Covid tally to 714380. With 11614 recoveries reported late on Monday, the total number of recovered cases has risen to 601224. The active Coronavirus cases meanwhile have surged to 110554.

  • Tuesday, 25 May 2021
Covid Surge: Puri Swargadwar Closed For Outsiders

Puri: Amid massive resurgence in Covid-19 positive cases in the State, the district administration of Puri has imposed a ban on cremation of bodies from outside the district at Swargadwar.…

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
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Odisha Govt Orders Stern Inspection At All Porous Routes Along West Bengal Border

Bhubaneswar: Amid a relentless rise in Covid-19 cases in Odisha, the State Government has decided to keep a strict vigil at all the porous village routes along the inter-state border…

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
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Weekend Shutdown Scenes Across Odisha In Pics

Bhubaneswar: In an attempt to contain the coronavirus spread in Odisha, the imposition of weekend shutdown in all urban areas of the State continued for the second day on Sunday.…

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
Ab Tak 60 countries! Will COVID-19 change fate of the world?

Bhubaneswar: The words of Turkish author and playwright Mehmet Murat Ildan that “A Virus can change the fate of the world” turned prophetically true, when WHO declared COVID -19 a global emergency last month. The lethal virus has taken a massive 60 countries into its vice like grip. As per WHO latest update, in last […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
Odisha Govt Implements COVID-19 Regulations With Immediate Effect

Bhubaneswar: The State Cabinet on Friday approved the Odisha Covid-19 Regulations 2020, a set of health advisory measures for immediate implementation at all level in the wake of Coronavirus pandemic across the globe. As per the directive, the State government has made it clear that ‘Empowered Officers’ – Director of Public Health, Director of Health […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
COVID19 community spread fear makes Centre prod Odisha to invoke Disaster & Epidemic Act

Bhubaneswar: Fearing that novel coronavirus may acquire the level of community transmission in the country, the Centre on Thursday had asked all states to invoke the Indian Epidemic Diseases Act 1897. And Odisha government followed suit by doing so on Friday. And taking a cue from Centre, where the Union Home Ministry has on Thursday […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
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Rourkela NIT Research Scholar Claims To Have Developed Coronavirus Screening App

Rourkela: As Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to spread across the world and countries like India are bracing up to fight the pandemic, screening of the infection is the most vital part of combating the infectious disease that has so far claimed more than 5000 lives globally. A research scholar in Rourkela has now claimed to have […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
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Big Covid19 dampener: New study says novel Coronavirus is airborne!

Bhubaneswar: Here is a big Covid-19 dampener. The novel coronavirus is airborne finds a new study. According to a new study from National Institutes of Health, CDC, UCLA and Princeton University scientists published in The New England Journal of Medicine says, “Results provide key information about the stability of SARS-CoV-2, which causes COVID-19 disease, and […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Odisha CM's sister in home isolation for coronavirus on return from abroad

Bhubaneswar: Hours after making an appeal to the people returning home from abroad to register themselves with the official COVID-19 portal, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday registered his sister Gita Mehta’s name on the portal after her return from the US. Patnaik’s elder sister Gita Mehta (77) stays in the USA and usually visits […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021