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Over 46,000 ASHAs In Odisha Working Closely With Local Communities To Fight COVID-19

Over 46,000 ASHAs In Odisha Working Closely With Local Communities To Fight COVID-19
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In Odisha, ASHAs have created awareness among people in rural areas about measures to keep oneself safe suring COVID-19 pandemic ...
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CM Naveen Patnaik Plans To Increase Green Cover Under ‘Sabuja Odisha’, Plant Over 1.30 Lakh Hectares Of Land

CM Naveen Patnaik Plans To Increase Green Cover Under 'Sabuja Odisha', Plant Over 1.30 Lakh Hectares Of Land
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Principal Chief Conservator of Forests (PCCF), Sandeep Tripathy informed that 1,30,264 hectares of land has been identified for plantation, which is almost two times more than the last year plantation within 68,358 hectares ...
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Odisha’s Fight Against Coronavirus Continues, State Sets Up COVID-Care Homes In All Its 6,798 Gram Panchayats

Odisha’s Fight Against Coronavirus Continues, State Sets Up COVID-Care Homes In All Its 6,798 Gram Panchayats
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As of June 18, according to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Odisha has reported about 4,338 cases, in order to reverse the increasing trend for state's coronavirus cases, the state government has come out with new decisions ...
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Odisha To Conduct State-Wide Door To Door Surveillance Campaign For COVID-19

Odisha To Conduct State-Wide Door To Door Surveillance Campaign For COVID-19
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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said that it is the collective responsibility of administration and health agencies to see that that Coronavirus infection control measures and personal protection protocols are scrupulously followed in health facilities and by healthcare workers in the field ...
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Odisha Prepares For COVID-19 Peak, Asks Officials To Intensify ‘Mu Bi COVID Yodha’ Awareness Campaign

Odisha Prepares For COVID-19 Peak, Asks Officials To Intensify ‘Mu Bi COVID Yodha’ Awareness Campaign
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In order to contain the spread of Coronavirus in Odisha, the state government has asked different departments to intensify the COVID-19 special awareness campaign ‘Mu bi COVID yodha’ (I’m a COVID warrior) ...
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Odisha Issues Fresh Guidelines For Government Departments, Offices To Contain Spread Of COVID-19

Odisha Issues Fresh Guidelines For Government Departments, Offices To Contain Spread Of COVID-19
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As the Coronavirus cases continue to rise in Odisha, state government asks for the strict implementation of preventive measures in all government offices as per the guidelines for containment of COVID-19 in the state ...
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After Coronavirus Cases Surge In Odisha, State Announces Weekend Shutdown For 1 Month In 11 Districts

After Coronavirus Cases Surge In Odisha, State Announces Weekend Shutdown For 1 Month In 11 Districts
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As coronavirus cases increase in Odisha, the state has announced a strict measure of ‘two-days’ weekend shutdown in its 11 districts ...
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This Is India’s First State Capital That Has Become Free From Coronavirus Scare

This Is India’s First State Capital That Has Become Free From Coronavirus Scare
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Odisha’s Bhubaneswar attains coronavirus-free status two months after it reported its first case of COVID-19. Here’s how the city was able to achieve this success ...
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COVID-19 Test Lab On Wheels: Odisha’s Gajapati District Rolls Out State’s First Mobile Coronavirus Testing Van 


COVID-19 Test Lab On Wheels: Odisha’s Gajapati District Rolls Out State’s First Mobile Coronavirus Testing Van 

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In order to collect as many samples for coronavirus in less time, the Odisha government rolled out a mobile testing van in one of its districts ...
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Coronavirus In Odisha: Home Treatment For Asymptomatic COVID-19 Patients Only In Urban Areas 

India Has 1 COVID-19 Death Per Lakh Population, 6.04 Globally, Says Centre; No Let Up In Surge In New Cases
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Though the Central government has issued a guideline saying that asymptomatic patients or those with mild symptoms can be treated at their homes instead of being admitted to hospitals or Corona Care Centres, the Odisha government will not extend this facility to rural areas ...
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Here’s What Odisha Is Doing To Fight COVID-19 Battle Successfully

Here’s What Odisha Is Doing To Fight COVID-19 Battle Successfully
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With 182 coronavirus cases and just two deaths in Odisha, the state has been somewhat successful in containing the spread of the highly contagious virus, here’s how ...
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Odisha Fights COVID-19: CM Directs Administration To Ensure Food Security For Migrants Returning Home

Odisha Fights COVID-19: CM Directs Administration To Ensure Food Security For Migrants Returning Home
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Odisha Chief Minister directed the district administration to involve migrant workers and their families returning to the state under Public Distribution System even if they don't have ration cards ...
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