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Odisha Government Launches "GARIMA" Welfare Scheme For Sanitation Workers
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Odisha Government Launches “GARIMA” Welfare Scheme For Sanitation Workers

According to Pratap Jena, Minister for Housing and Urban Development, the newly launched scheme GARIMA will provide social security and financial benefits to sanitation workers and their families ...
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Bhubaneswar Civic Body Starts Collecting Bio-Medical Waste From COVID-19 Patients Under Home Isolation
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Bhubaneswar Civic Body Starts Collecting Bio-Medical Waste From COVID-19 Patients Under Home Isolation

The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has roped in Jagruti Welfare Organisation for the collection of bio-medical waste from the doorsteps of houses within the BMC area ...
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Sero Survey: Antibody Prevalence Rate Of A Low 5.15 Per Cent Reported In Odisha’s Bhubaneswar
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Sero Survey: Antibody Prevalence Rate Of A Low 5.15 Per Cent Reported In Odisha’s Bhubaneswar

According to Prem Chandra Chaudhary, Commissioner Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation, the less prevalence of the antibody in the city population indicates that still there is a high risk of COVID infection in near future ...
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Bhubaneswar Conducts COVID-19 Tests For Inmates Of Shelter For Urban Homeless In Odisha
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Bhubaneswar Conducts COVID-19 Tests For Inmates Of Shelter For Urban Homeless In Odisha

Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) is conducting COVID-19 tests for the inmates of the Shelter for Urban Homeless (SUH) of Ganganagar, Bhimpur, Chandrasekharpur and others ...
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Odisha Chief Secretary Directs Collectors To Identify Cause Of Spike In COVID-19 Cases And Rework Strategy
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Odisha Chief Secretary Directs Collectors To Identify Cause Of Spike In COVID-19 Cases And Rework Strategy

Odisha’s Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy reviewed district-wise coronavirus situation and directed collectors of different districts to roll out area-specific strategy to contain the spread of COVID-19 ...
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Odisha Sees A Sudden Spike In COVID-19 Cases, Here’s A Look At How Prepared The State Is To Deal With The Pandemic
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Odisha Sees A Sudden Spike In COVID-19 Cases, Here’s A Look At How Prepared The State Is To Deal With The Pandemic

With 14,000 coronavirus cases and 74 deaths in Odisha, as of July 16, here’s how the state is battling the surge coronavirus pandemic ...
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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Inaugurates Second Plasma Bank, Web Portal For Donors
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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Inaugurates Second Plasma Bank, Web Portal For Donors

After witnessing encouraging preliminary results of plasma therapy, Odisha government established the second plasma bank at Capital Hospital in Bhubaneswar ...
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Odisha Government Issues Advisory On Workplace COVID Management, Experts Say Such Outbreaks Are Inevitable
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Odisha Government Issues Advisory On Workplace COVID Management, Experts Say Such Outbreaks Are Inevitable

The advisory issued by Odisha government for workplaces states that there is no need to close the entire office building or halt work in other areas of the office, if the the COVID outbreak is small ...
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Odisha Government Issues Guidelines For Disposal Of Bodies Of COVID-19 Patients
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Odisha Government Issues Guidelines For Disposal Of Bodies Of COVID-19 Patients

The Odisha government has taken the full responsibility of disposal of the dead body of the COVID-19 suspect/confirmed cases ...
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Odisha Allows Home Isolation Of Asymptomatic, Mild Symptomatic COVID-19 Patients In Rural Areas
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Odisha Allows Home Isolation Of Asymptomatic, Mild Symptomatic COVID-19 Patients In Rural Areas

Pradipta Kumar Mohapatra, Additional Chief Secretary, Health and Family Welfare Department said that COVID-19 cases in Odisha are increasing because of intensified house to house survey and testing of symptomatic people ...
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Odisha Government Announces 14-day Complete Lockdown In Four High Caseload Districts
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Odisha Government Announces 14-day Complete Lockdown In Four High Caseload Districts

The decision for lockdown has been taken after considering the ongoing epidemical survey that shows two-third of the active and news COVID-19 cases have been reported from these places, informed Asit Tripathy, State Chief Secretary ...
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Odisha Deploys 130 Doctors, 37 Officers In Ganjam District To Combat Rising COVID-19 Cases
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Odisha Deploys 130 Doctors, 37 Officers In Ganjam District To Combat Rising COVID-19 Cases

With the aim of containing the COVID-19 pandemic, the government of Odisha has asked Collector and District Magistrate and Public Health Officers to deploy medical officers in Districts Headquarters ...
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