RMC procuring a fleet of 81 specialised vehicles and other equipment for garbage collection and cleaning roads in Rourkela
Besides, three more MCCs are in the pipeline.
Meanwhile, the Shanti Memorial Hospital started operating as a Covid hospital with 130 general beds and 30 ICU beds, from Wednesday.
Chief district medical and public health officer Dr SK Mishra said 30 newly-appointed ANMs from rural areas have been deployed in Rourkela since September 1.
RMC Commissioner Dibyajyoti Parida said the civic body has roped in women self-help groups for maintenance and operation of seven MCCs.
Meanwhile, the Sundargarh district reported 64 new cases including 30 from Rourkela.
Naravane said seven jobs have been identified with a plan to engage educated transgenders for data entry work, while illiterate ones would be put in service at the centre.
The three new TMCs with total bed strength of 600 will soon start functioning as institutional quarantine centres.
The troubled locality sees no respite from surging Covid-19 positive cases
A Shramik Special train from Tiruppur in Tamil Nadu arrived here with more than double the anticipated passengers on Monday.
Rourkela Municipal Corporation stops free food after relaxing COVID-19 norms, homeless left in lurch
The homeless, who don't have ration cards or jobs, have been virtually left to fend for themselves in absence of work.
eight stores have been enlisted to deliver essential items at the fertilizer township and adjacent Deogaon and Tangarpali areas while 10 stores would cover various areas within RMC limits.
The ALFs would be accompanied by RMC’s tax collectors and field staff. The SHGs have been asked to complete holding tax collection by March-end.
RMC sources said for in-situ implementation of the PMAY project for over 36.85 acres of Government land at Madhusudanpali
The RMC Commissioner also checked the mathematical understanding of a few students and took mid-day meal with them.