With the ongoing phase of the partial lockdown ending tomorrow (July 31), all eyes are now on the official announcement of the government regarding further relaxation of restrictions for the upcoming phase.
However, DMET chief CBK Mohanty on Friday hinted that government may extend curbs for a few more days. The top health official said that Odisha is unlikely to go for complete unlock since that kind of situation which allows free movement has not emerged in the state yet.
The senior official further informed that COVID-19 lockdown or unlock guidelines for the month of August will be announced tomorrow.
Published: Diptiranjita Patra
Last updated: 30 July 2021, 05:15 PM IST
As per SBI report, in the pandemic backdrop, the rural debt is projected to more than double nationally. Coincidentally, debt-enriched rural Odisha had been third in country where rural caseload was around 80 percent