Odisha Covid 19

Enough done by state to vaccinate the elderly: Orissa High Court

The Court also disposed of a PIL filed by advocate Sohan Mishra that had sought Covid-19 vaccination facility at the doorsteps of the section of the population in Odisha.

published on : 6th October 2021

People ‘forgetting’ second vaccination dose in Odisha

Second dose inoculation has been low in most of the tribal districts in Odisha.

published on : 18th September 2021

Odisha's SCB Medical College and Hospital to offer course in Respiratory Therapy

The course will churn out trained personnel to treat critical Covid-19 patients.

published on : 31st August 2021

Odisha government grants special security package for local weavers

Over 3,300 weaver families to be provided house-cum-work sheds with lighting facilities on priority basis

published on : 15th August 2021

Bhubaneswar civic body seals Unit-IV meat market over violation of Covid norms

The civic body has also set up barricades at the entry and exit points of the market to separate it from the vegetable and grocery market and requested citizens to strictly comply with Covid norms. 

published on : 9th August 2021

Complacency creeps in as Covid-19 unlock starts in Odisha

As enforcement activities became lax with relaxation of curbs, roadside vendors, shopkeepers and customers no longer adhere to the safety guidelines and many people have stopped wearing masks. 

published on : 25th July 2021

Covid-19 toll crosses 1000-mark in Odisha's Khurda district

Director of Medical Education and Training Prof CBK Mohanty said the cases are rising in Bhubaneswar and Cuttack due to the regular inflow of outsiders.

published on : 24th July 2021

BJP demands white paper on Covid-19 fatalities in Odisha

Says Odisha should follow others states and revise its death figure

published on : 20th June 2021

Once a Covid-19 hotspot, Odisha's Sundargarh seeks vaccination ramp up

According to available statistics, of nearly 9.24 lakh population in the 18-44 age group in Sundargarh, merely 1.22 lakh in and around Rourkela city got vaccinated in May alone in a special drive.

published on : 1st June 2021

She nursed patients, now she cremates Covid victims in Odisha

Madhusmita Prusty quit a well paying nursing job at Fortis to help her husband in cremating unclaimed bodies. She does it without charging a penny, writes Hemant Kumar Rout.

published on : 23rd May 2021

Covid-19 cases surge as testing ramped up, 17 more die in Odisha

Health experts advise govt to extend lockdown for another 15 days in State

published on : 13th May 2021

Balangir MCH gets centralised oxygen system

This system will drastically reduce manpower requirement to regulate oxygen cylinders for patients. 

published on : 13th May 2021

Covid situation turns grim in Bhubaneswar

Amid skyrocketing cases and blatant violation of safety protocols by the people, Covid situation is steadily slipping into dire conditions in the State Capital. 

published on : 24th April 2021

Test report delay for cancer patients in Odisha as coronavirus compounds misery

Several cancer patients are being deprived of treatment at AHPGIC due to delay in getting Covid test reports.

published on : 24th April 2021

Covid-19: Good Samaritans in Odisha offer a bank of oxygen, hope for people in home isolation

On Thursday evening, a resident of Civil Township looked everywhere for an oxygen cylinder he needed for a kin who is in home isolation after testing positive.

published on : 24th April 2021
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