Tag: Covid Lockdown

Covid lockdown linked to increased suicidal thoughts
Covid lockdown linked to increased suicidal thoughts

Patients who had attempted suicide in 2020 were more likely to be exposed to information about the pandemic on social media and were more likely to present with adjustment disorder and major depressive disorder.

  • Tuesday, 09 August 2022
MGNREGS Employment Peaked During Lockdown In 2020: Economic Survey

The Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) employment peaked during the nationwide lockdown imposed to curb the Covid infection in 2020 as per the Economic Survey tabled in Parliament on Monday.

  • Monday, 31 January 2022
Night Curfew
Night Curfew Welcome, Not Total Shutdown: Cuttack Traders

While the traders welcomed the decision aimed at curbing the COVID menace, they also demanded assurance from the government to not clamp complete shutdown ahead which will push their livelihood at stake once again.

  • Thursday, 06 January 2022
After 20 Months, Maha Lifts All Lockdown Restrictions
After 20 Months, Maha Lifts All Lockdown Restrictions

All people must observe the Covid-19 norms like wearing face-masks, maintain at least 6 feet physical distance, ensure hygiene, sanitise/wash hands frequently, and those found violating the CAB shall be fined Rs 500.

  • Saturday, 27 November 2021
Rise In Suicide Cases In Odisha Capital Sets Alarming Bells Ringing
Rise In Suicide Cases In Odisha Capital Sets Alarming Bells Ringing

A total of 142 suicides were reported between January and June last year while the figure increased to 151 during the same period this year. 

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Bus Services Resumes
Bus Service Resumes In Odisha After Over 10 Weeks Of Lockdown Curbs

As per ground reports from major bus stands in the State, heavy inflow of passengers has been seen as compared to the number of vehicles. 

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Orissa High Court Revises Functioning Orders For Lower Courts
Odisha Unlock: HC Adds New Instructions For Functioning Of Lower Courts

The Orissa High Court has issued fresh instructions to be followed for functioning of district and other subordinate courts in view of guidelines issued by the State Govt for graded unlocking of the economic activities.

  • Friday, 16 July 2021
Mo Bus
Mo Bus To Resume Regular Operation From July 19

Bus services for incoming passengers will continue from railway station to Cuttack and Khordha even on weekend shutdown from Friday to Sunday.

  • Thursday, 15 July 2021
Odisha Govt Announces Tax Exemption For Covid-Hit Private Bus Operators For July

The Odisha government exempted Motor Vehicle (MV) Tax of bus operators for the month of July, 2021

  • Thursday, 15 July 2021
COVID Lockdown
Odisha Partial Lockdown Coming To End; Will Odisha Fully Unlock?

The partial lockdown in the State will come to an end after a day.

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  • Wednesday, 14 July 2021
Bambo craft
From Chat Vendor To Master Bamboo Craftsman: A Lockdown Success Story

Meet 40-year-old Sudarshan Sahoo who once sold Chat at a road side stall in the Capital city to make a living. Thanks to the long pandemic-induced lockdowns, Sahoo, as he stands now after a year, has morphed into a well-known bamboo artisan in the city.

  • Saturday, 10 July 2021
Covid Unlock In Odisha: What May Open, What Not?
Covid Unlock In Odisha: What May Open, What Not After July 1st?

With just two days before the expiry of the partial lockdown, the third phase of the pandemic curbs in Odisha this year, all eyes are now on the next move of the State government.

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
Work From Home Culture Turning Out To Be A Damp Squib For Medium Corporates
Work From Home Culture Turning Out To Be A Damp Squib For Medium Corporates

The ‘Work From Home’ policy that has been adopted by the corporate world ever since the outbreak of the Covid pandemic has now turned out to be a situation much less impressive and productive than expected now even though it promised to be a win-win state of affairs during the first wave of the virus surge.

  • Sunday, 27 June 2021
Automobile Shops Resume Operation After Partial Unlock
Partial Unlock In Odisha: Opening Of Automobile Shops, New Vehicles Registration Allowed From Today

With announcement of partial unlocking in as many as 13 districts and more relaxations for people to avail essential commodities in other regions, Odisha government has allowed the opening of automobile shops and also permitted registration of new vehicles from today.

  • Thursday, 17 June 2021
Garment Showroom
Garment Showroom In Cuttack Fined Rs 30K For Backdoor Sales During Lockdown

The Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) on Thursday raided a garment showroom at Nayasarak in the Silver City and levied a fine of Rs 30,000 on its owner for allegedly making backdoor sales.

  • Thursday, 03 June 2021