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Covid 2nd Wave Memory Painful; Follow Norms To Keep Children Safe: Odisha CM Naveen
Covid 2nd Wave Memory Painful; Follow Norms To Keep Children Safe: Odisha CM Naveen

“To protect our children, we need to strictly follow the Covid-19 norms. I appeal people to wear masks, maintain proper hand hygiene routine and practice social distancing. Stay safe and keep children protected," said CM Naveen Patnaik.

Lingaraj Temple In Bhubaneswar To Reopen From Sept 1
Lingaraj Temple In Bhubaneswar To Reopen From Sept 1

Lord Lingaraj temple in Bhubaneswar is all set to reopen from September 1 after remaining out of bounds for devotees for several months due to Covid pandemic.  

Covid Second Wave
Job Creation Takes Hit; EPFO Payroll Additions Lowest In 10 Months

Job market in India is starting to show the effects of the second wave of the COVID19 pandemic. Job creation fell to the lowest in 10 months in April 2021.

Covid Horror
Odisha BDO, Sarpanch Conduct Last Rites Of Covid Victim

During these times of Covid-19 pandemic, more often than not, a tragedy doesn’t end with death. Stigma & uncompassionate behaviour continue to scar our society.

Odisha Govt Orders Streamlining Covid Testing Process In State
Why Doctors Say Second Week In COVID19 Infection May Be Life's Last Week?

A Covid-19 patient also goes through second wave during infection period. Counting days important as swift deterioration starts after 5th day and will be all over by the 12th day. Monitoring one's wellbeing is key to fight SARS-n-CoV

Covid Second Wave
COVID19 Curve In Odisha May Not Decline Sharply: Health Expert

CoVID19 cases in Odisha will take some time to decline as infection has spread to rural areas. According to Health Expert, Dr Niraj Mishra, Odisha is in declining stage, but the rate of decline may not be as fast as Delhi as rural areas in the state have been affected.

After Fatal May, Corona Trend Declining In Odisha: Public Health Director
After Fatal May, Corona Trend Declining In Odisha: Public Health Director

The effects of the lockdowns and shutdown are generally noticed after four weeks. But we need to be more cautious, till the situation normalises, said Mishra.

COVID-19: MHA Issues Advisory To Focus On Vulnerable Sections Amid Second Wave
COVID-19: MHA Issues Advisory To Focus On Vulnerable Sections Amid Second Wave

The government in a statement said that it has been giving high priority on preventing and combating crimes against vulnerable sections of society, including women, children, senior citizens and Scheduled Castes or Scheduled Tribes, and as well as for putting in place institutional mechanisms for preventing and countering human trafficking.

Covid-19 Curve In ‘Flattening Mode’ In Odisha, Says DMET Chief

Bhubaneswar: A day after Odisha witnessed a record spike of 8386 Covid-19 cases, the chief of Directorate of Medical Education & Training (DMET), CBK Mohanty on Thursday said that the…

Odisha Announces Incentives For Health Care Professionals Working Under Health Dept

Bhubaneswar: The State Health Department has decided to provide additional incentives to health care professionals (contractual, outsourced and volunteers) engaged in Covid-19 duty and vaccination work across Odisha. As per…

Covid Second Wave: Shortage Of ‘Remdesivir’ In Odisha, Says Drugs Controller

Bhubaneswar: After several states, Odisha is now facing a shortage of Remdesivir injection used in the treatment for COVID-19. Admitting the scarcity in the stocks of the essential medicine, Drugs…

Phase III Covid-19 Vaccination Drive Likely To Get Delayed In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The phase III vaccination drive covering all eligible beneficiaries above 18 years might get delayed in Odisha, Director of Health & Family Welfare, Bijay Panigrahi informed on Tuesday. The…

Fresh Covid-19 Guidelines Released By Ayush Ministry; Focus On Self-Care & Home Isolation

Bhubaneswar: In view of the second wave of Covid-19 in the country, the Ministry of Ayush has released revised guidelines for Ayurveda and Unani practitioners for positive patients in home…

70% Beds Vacant In Odisha, Focus On Efficient Handling Of Covid Situation: Public Health Director

Bhubaneswar: Elaborate arrangements are in place to ensure proper and timely treatment of Covid-19 patients in Odisha, said Director Public Health, Niranjan Mishra on Monday. Even though the total bed…

Covid-19 Surge: Aska, Dharmagarh Markets To Remain Shut; Check Details

Berhampur/Dharmagarh: At a time when Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik is stressing on Covid-19 appropriate behaviour to fight Coronavirus, several market associations are now coming forward to extend a helping…

Covid-19 Graph In ‘Plateau Stage’ In Odisha: DMET Chief

Bhubaneswar: At a time when there is panic among the people in Odisha about the steep rise in Covid-19 cases, the statements of Chief of Directorate of Medical Education and…

Odisha Plus II Students’ Group Threaten To Gherao Naveen Niwas If Exam Not Cancelled

Bhubaneswar: A group of students once again staged demonstration at Lower PMG square in Bhubaneswar on Monday demanding cancellation of Plus II examination conducted by the Council of Higher Secondary…

New Covid Vaccination Strategy From May 1; Centre Issues Guidelines For States, UTs

Bhubaneswar: Ahead of the mega rollout of Covid-19 vaccination which will be made available for all citizens above the age of 18 years from May 1 onwards, the Centre on…

Covid Surge: Puri Jagannath Temple To Remain Closed For Devotees Till May 15; Check Latest SJTA Order

Puri: In view of the surge in Covid-19 cases across Odisha, the Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) on Saturday decided to stop entry of devotees into the Puri Srimandir till…

FIGHTBACK: Germany And France Join India's Fight Against Covid Second Wave

New Delhi: Germany and France have joined India’s fight against the second Covid wave, which continues to rampage across the country. Germany is showing the way in this joint exercise…

Odisha: Covid-19 Peak Likely In May; Don’t Panic And Crowd Hospitals, Says DMET Chief

Bhubaneswar: Even as the daily Covid-19 count continues to hit record peaks with 6647 cases having been reported in the State in the past 24 hours, the chief of Directorate…

Oxygen shortage
Covid-19 2nd Wave: The Crisis Of Oxygen & Bed Shortage Across India

Covid-19 patients with mild symptoms are being advised to stay at home in quarantine, yet the number of critical patients is so high that many hospitals are running out of Covid beds. There are thousands grappling with bed shortage, and now the oxygen supply crisis has doubled the woes of all and sundry.

Weekend Shutdown In Odisha Begins Tomorrow: SRC Makes Important Announcement

Bhubaneswar: The Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) on Friday made an important announcement ahead of the imposition of weekend shutdown in all urban areas of Odisha which will come into effect…

Covid Fear? Man Refuses To Conduct Mother’s Last Rites In Odisha’s Sambalpur

Bhubaneswar: At a time when the entire country is battling probably the worst phase of Covid-19 pandemic, humanity appears to be on the losing side as well. The fear of…

Covid Surge: Naveen Tells Modi Odisha To Extend All Cooperation In ‘War Like Situation’

Bhubaneswar: With situation fast slipping out of hands due to the unprecedented surge in Covid-19 cases across the country, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday assured the Centre of…