The usage of fire crackers and processions with music during immersion of the idols are barred in the State this year.
The temple will continue to remain closed for public darshan on all Sundays as a measure to contain the spread of the coronavirus and to sanitize the temple premises.
Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Monday issued new Covid-19 guidelines for December, including allowing all medical colleges to reopen from December 1. “The Medical College authorities shall follow all the SOPs/guidelines with respect to social distancing and prevention of spread of epidemic issued by the Centre/state government,” said the order issued by the Special Relief […]
Kendrapada: In a bid to check social gathering in view of the COVID19 pandemic, Kendrapada SP Niti Shekhar today issued guidelines to be followed by pandals during the Gajalaxmi Puja. As per the guidelines, restrictions have been clamped on lighting, decoration, playing of music and cultural programmes at the pandals. In an attempt to prevent […]
Bhubaneswar: Amid protests by opposition BJP and Congress members, the state Assembly on Wednesday passed the Epidemic Disease (Odisha Amendment) Bill, 2020 making provision of two years jail term and Rs 1 lakh penalty for violation of COVID-19 guidelines. The bill introduced in the House by Health and Family Welfare Minister N K Das was […]
Bhubaneswar: The Police Commissioner of Cuttack & Bhubaneswar, Sudhanshu Sarangi today conducted a field inspection at Bhubaneswar Unit-2 Market Building to check whether COVID19 guidelines are being followed or not in busy market places. The Commissioner conducted the inspection along with the DCP. During the inspection, the Commissioner Sudhanshu Sarangi warned that police will be […]
The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has relaxed the Covid-19 lockdown conditions for reopening of shops in the Smart City. However, market complexes, malls, salons, fast food stalls and tea and coffee shops will remain closed.