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Covid-19 Surge: BMC Shares Helpline Nos Of Covid Hospitals, List Of Testing Centres

Bhubaneswar: Information is the key to handle any emergency situation with ease. With Covid-19 cases witnessing a surge with each passing day, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has now issued…

38-Year-Old Kendrapada Resident Loses Battle To Covid-19 In Delhi

Bhubaneswar: In a tragic incident, a 38-year-old man from Odisha succumbed to Covid-19 while undergoing treatment at a hospital in greater Delhi. The deceased has been identified as Gauri Shankar…

Cancel Odisha Plus II Exam, Demand Students; Minister Responds

Bhubaneswar: With several examinations including Matriculation examination being cancelled in view of the surge in Covid-19 cases, the Plus II students are now in a state of apprehension whether to…

Vaccination Of Servitors Above 18 At Jagannath Temple From May 1: SOP Soon For Odisha Devotees

Bhubaneswar: All servitors above 18 years at the Puri Jagannath temple in Puri will be vaccinated, The Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) said on Wednesday. The vaccination of all illegible…

Reveal Data On Oxygen And Availability Of Ventilators; BJP Demands Fact Sheet From Odisha Govt

Bhubaneswar: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday alleged that testing has taken a backseat even as Odisha is going through a crucial phase in the on-going battle against Covid-19…

BMC Tightens Curbs On Hotels/Restaurants In Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: The steep hike in Covid-19 cases has now prompted the authorities of Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) to impose stricter curbs on hotels and restaurants in different parts of the…

Covid-19 Surge In Odisha: Govt Issues Guidelines For Hospitals To Ensure Safety Of Other Patients

Bhubaneswar: Odisha is now passing a through a crucial stage of Covid-19 surge. Under such circumstances, it has now become imperative to ensure that hospitals and other healthcare institutions do…

Odisha: 23 Squads Formed To Check Black Marketing Of Remdesivir, Other Covid-19 Medicines And Supplies

Bhubaneswar: Amid reports of shortage and black marketing of Covid-19 medicines and medical supplies in several parts of the country, the Odisha government has constituted a State-level Committee to ensure…

Covid-19: Railways To Run OXYGEN Express, Green Corridor Created

Bhubaneswar: With availability of oxygen being the key element in the treatment of certain medical conditions in Covid-19 infection, the Indian Railways is gearing up to transport Liquid Medical Oxygen…

Night Curfew In Bhubaneswar: Start Closing Shops From 8 PM, Says Police; No Panic Buying, Appeals BMC

Bhubaneswar: Ahead of the imposition of night curfew restrictions in Bhubaneswar, the Commissionerate Police and Bhubaneswar Municipal Commission (BMC) on Friday issued advisories for the citizens, urging them to abide…

Covid-19 Surge In Odisha: 50 % Cap On Patrons At Bars And Restaurants; Here Are Key Announcements

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Thursday imposed stricter restrictions on movement of people across the State in view of the surging Covid-19 cases by clamping night curfew and additional weekend…

Covid-19 Resurgence: Negative RT-PCR Test Reports Now Mandatory For Tourists Coming To Puri From 5 States

Puri: The Puri district administration has clamped strict restrictions on tourists coming from other States witnessing a surge in Covid-19 infections. Puri Collector Samarth Verma on Tuesday said that strict…

Lockdown, Night Curfew Fear Hangs Over Odisha After Sudden Surge In Covid-19 Cases

Bhubaneswar: The sudden spike in the daily Covid-19 cases on Monday set alarm bells ringing in government corridors in the State as top officials huddled into emergency meeting to review and assess the pandemic situation amid fears of a second wave knocking on the doors of the State. Emerging out of a review meeting chaired […]

Covid-19 Second Wave Fear: BMC Issues Fresh Guidelines For Holi, Dola Purnima; Check Details

Bhubaneswar: Amidst the surge of Covid-19 cases in the Twin City, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Monday issued fresh guidelines for the upcoming Holi and Dola Purnima festivals. Earlier, the Odisha government on March 19 had issued restrictions on celebration of all kinds of functions related to “Dola Purnima” and Holi Festivals. The stipulations/restrictions […]

Odisha: Covid-19 Second Wave Unlikely; Vaccine By December End

Cuttack: In what could come as a major relief for people in Odisha, possibility of a second COVID-19 wave in the State is unlikely, said Dr Jayant Panda, Technical Spokesperson of the State Health Department on Saturday. While talking to reporters on the sidelines of unveiling of website of Cuttack SCB Medical College and Hospital, […]

BMC Revises COVID Guidelines For Marriages, Funeral Eying Possible Second Wave

Bhubaneswar: The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Tuesday revised COVID-19 guidelines for marriage and funeral in the Capital city. As per the revised guidelines, BMC has restricted the number to 100 persons in marriage functions and 50 in funeral rites in the Smart city. The new guidelines will come into effect from November 25. The […]

Odisha On Tenterhooks Over Possible COVID-19 Second Wave

Bhubaneswar: With a possible second COVID-19 wave on the cards, people in Odisha are now on tenterhooks even though the daily positivity graph is registering a downward trend. Though there has been a considerable drop in the number of new COVID-19 cases in November compared to the past two months, the situation is still alarming […]