Odisha government said that it has shown great urgency in floating a global tender for vaccines. During a press briefing, Odisha Chief Secretary, Suresh Mohapatra said that Odisha is probably the first state in the country to have floated the global tender so swiftly. The Chief Secretary said that a tender for 3.8 crore vaccine doses has been floated and the pre-bid discussions will be held on May 19th
Published: Dipti Ranjan Das
Last updated: 15 May 2021, 06:24 PM IST
Despite a faster vaccination rate in Bhubaneswar, Khordha district lags behind the South Delhi district in the inoculation race. Infection rate in Cuttack is 0.01 percent, but fully vaccinated vis-a-vis the population is below 30 per cent.