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Odisha allows private hospitals to treat COVID-19 patients

Dinalipi Bureau- August 7, 2020

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Government on Friday allowed private hospitals to treat COVID-19 patients in the wake of the surge in cases, as per an order. The ... Read More

Odisha at its peak, COVID situation likely to stabilise in Sept: ILS Director

Dinalipi Bureau- August 7, 2020

Bhubaneswar: As Odisha continues to report more than 1,000 new COVID-19 cases daily since July 21, it appears that the infection is at its peak ... Read More

Odisha to get 6 new police stations, 905 more posts sanctioned

Dinalipi Bureau- August 7, 2020

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday approved rationalisation of 905 posts in Odisha police and creation of six new police stations. The move is ... Read More

Highest single-day spike of 1,833 COVID-19 cases in Odisha, death toll 247

Dinalipi Bureau- August 7, 2020

Bhubaneswar: Odisha on Friday registered its highest single-day spike in COVID-19 cases and recovery with 1,833 people testing positive and 1,810 others being cured, a ... Read More

UNESCO recognises two Odisha villages as Tsunami Ready

Dinalipi Bureau- August 6, 2020

Bhubaneswar: Odisha has become the first State in the Indian Ocean region to get two coastal villages 'Tsunami Ready'. This also makes the country to ... Read More

Fresh low pressure over Bay, heavy rains in Odisha till Monday

Dinalipi Bureau- August 6, 2020

Bhubaneswar: With a fresh low pressure area brewing over Bay of Bengal, many parts of rain-soaked Odisha are likely to be lashed by heavy downpour ... Read More

Satyajit Mohanty directs fire safety review of COVID facilities after Ahmedabad tragedy

Dinalipi Bureau- August 6, 2020

Bhubaneswar: Fire officers in Odisha were asked on Thursday to review safety measures at medical facilities where coronavirus patients were undergoing treatment after several people ... Read More