At least seven persons were arrested from different parts of the State for spreading Covid-19 rumours including communally senstive ones, on social media in the last 24 hours.
AMID the Corona gloom, inspiring deeds by ordinary men from the nook and corners are giving strength to the battle against the great enemy.
266 labourers employed in Bhubaneswar have returned to Chikiti block of Ganjam since March 21
The coronavirus lockdown has rendered hundreds of priests and sevayats of the district jobless.
Pandit Raghunath Murmu Medical College and Hospital (MCH) is staring at an acute scarcity of blood due to the lockdown.
The lockdown has snatched away livelihood of several communities who are dependent on the Swargadwar and Srimandir at Puri.
The village heads played an instrumental role in educating tribals on the urgent need to maintain social distancing and the risk of visiting illegal liquor sale points.
The social distancing barricades erected to contain the community transmission of COVID-19 pandemic led to violent group clash.
The district administration on Sunday declared three villages as containment zone after the localities were found to have been visited by Jajpur’s Covid-19 positive person.
Governor Ganeshi Lal will contribute `13.2 lakh to the PM-Cares Fund which has been set up to raise money for fighting the Covid-19 pandemic.
Opening the facility through video conferencing, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik interacted with doctors and health care workers of the hospital.
Villagers take up harvesting at their farmland involving family members
He also released video of a police personnel appealing to the people to stay indoors and practise social distancing.
Some districts are also expected to experience thunderstorm with lightning and gusty surface winds reaching up to 30 km/hr to 40 km/hr on Wednesday.
A day after posting its highest single day Covid-19 cases at 18, it was a sigh of relief for the State on Monday with only one person testing positive.