The restrictions on public movement are adding to their plight as tourist places, temples, traffic intersections, bus stands and railway stations wear a deserted look.
However, an official said reverting of funds meant for projects is a normal process the money can be sanctioned again if required.
The shutdown is needed to contain the virus spread and carry out effective contact tracing.
Bodies of two boys and a girl were found hanging from a tree in Balikudia forest near Balipata village within Chhendipada police limits here on Thursday.
Sona Soren of Gadubhanga said water from a canal under the project inundated vast tracts of farmland.
The bleeding disorder tries to bog him down, but his steadfast devotion and sincerity keeps him going at a crucial time when the city is witnessing a surge in positive cases.
Till Thursday, the Steel City alone accounted for 845 of the total 1,298 positive cases reported from Sundargarh district.
Sourav Kumar of Ambadola village in Habaspur panchayat has proved persistence can overcome almost any challenge.
Locals detain additional tehsildar, staff for sealing a medicine store on charge of violating social distancing norm
A group of social activists sent a container of water from Bindu Sagar to Ayodhya for ‘Bhumi Pujan’ ceremony of Ram Mandir to be held on August 5.
Factional fight in the State unit has also affected functioning of the frontal organisations.
Petitioner alleged her partner was abducted by her family members for marriage; Court asks Jajpur SP to ascertain wishes of the woman
With an average of 1,291 cases a day in last nine days, Odisha is among the nine states that have been witnessing faster growth.
From the first one lakh tests in 10 weeks to the last one lakh in 10 days, the State has conducted more than five lakh tests
The situation remains grim despite deployment of additional doctors and officers to handle the situation.