Odisha may see gradual unlocking based on the Test Positivity Rates (TPR) of various districts. This information was shared by the Odisha Health Services Director, Bijay Mohapatra on Saturday (June 12).
Mohapatra stated that the districts with less than 5 percent TPR should see relaxations. However, the districts with more than 10 percent TPR will still remain under restrictions in order to curb the virus spread. As per the latest Health Ministry data from 5th to 11th June, as many as 8 districts have a test positivity rate of less than 5 percent.
These districts are Kandhamal, Deogarh, Bargarh, Gajapati, Sambalpur, Bolangir, Sonepur and Ganjam.
Published: Dipti Ranjan Das
Last updated: 12 June 2021, 03:51 PM IST
Bhubaneswar has become the first city in the country to achieve the vaccination target. This information was shared by Bhubaneswar Municipal Commission (BMC) officials on Saturday (July 31). As per authorities, all the targeted residents of the Smart City have been covered under the vaccination programme. BMC Deputy Commissioner, Ansuman Rath informed that by the end of July, Bhubaneswar has administered 18,16,000 doses in total.