Bhubaneswar:The COVID -19 positive cases in the state is increasing day by day which touched.. so far out of which 25 death cases are registered. More importantly 29 Border Security Force personnel of Malkangiri district of Odisha have tested positive yesterday. These 29 personnel had returned from Bihar, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Maharastra, Madya Pradesh , Rajastan, Tripura, UP, WB as said by Dist Collector. Total of 35 BSF personnel of the district have been found positive so far.
It is also reported that 2 new corona positive cases are detected with two staffers of one of the premier medical college & hospital of Cuttack City, SCB Medical College & Hospital. Also mention herewith it has been declared that Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation & Bhubaneswar Development Authority offices are remain closed for public for 15 days.
Following a COVID death case of a Senior Official of NALCO, Angul , the Collector of the district Manoj Kumar Mohanty has directed all industrial plants of the district to restrict movement of their employees as well as those coming from other states too.
The Collector also informed in his letter today that if the plants violate the direction of the administration then complete shutdown of the plant area may take place keeping the greater interest of the public.