“We had inaugurated the Covid Care Centre as per schedule. The MP reached the venue late at 11 am and made derogatory remarks against me and Pallahara residents. I condemn such act of the MP,” said Pallahara MLA Mukesh Pal.
Odisha government on Monday directed all the district Collectors to identify Child Care Institutions (CCI) in their region to be used to house distressed children who are either orphaned by COVID or whose parents are lodged at COVID Care Centres.
Cuttack: In a major development, the district administration in Cuttack has decided to close down all Covid care centres following a decline in the number of coronavirus cases in the district. A decision in this regard was taken at a meeting held at the Collector’s office on Thursday which was attended by Saurabh Garg, district […]
Dhenkanal/Cuttack: A man who had reportedly gone missing from a COVID Care Centre in Cuttack district was found dead on the premises of SCB Hospital on Sunday. Inspector-In-Charge of Dhenkanal Town Police Station confirmed the death of the inmate identified as Duryodhan Behera. The family of the deceased identified his body after the police showed […]
Vijayawada: At least ten persons were killed on Sunday in a fire that broke out at a hotel turned Covid-19 care centre here, officials said. Fire tenders rushed to the spot managed to bring the blaze under control. The fire broke out in the ground and first floors of the building. Inmates of the Covid-19 […]
Bhubaneswar: The recent fire mishap at a COVID-19 hospital in Gujarat’s Ahmedabad that claimed eight lives has prompted Odisha government to beef up fire preparedness at all its COVID-19 hospitals and COVID care centres. Taking to twitter, the Director General of Odisha Fire Services, Satyajit Mohanty on Thursday directed all the Deputy Fire Officers and […]
Kandhamal: At a time when allegations of mismanagement in COVID-19 quarantine centres continue to surface in Odisha, a youth allegedly killed himself in a COVID Care facility in Kandhamal district on Saturday. The deceased has been identified as Shankun Majhi (25) of Budulipadar village under Kurtamgarh panchayat in the district. As per reports, after returning […]