Bhubaneswar: CM Naveen Patnaik expressed happiness over the commencement of testing at MKCG MCH and IGH, Rourkela. CM thanked health professionals, sanitation workers, police and public servants for their effort to contain the pandemic. CM also thanked people of Odisha for their wholehearted support.
CM asked Odisha Police to ensure smooth transportation of agri goods during the lockdown. CM also directed to ensure proper training to officials involved in containment of COVID19. So far 1.5 lakh officials have been trained at different level.
Reviewing COVID19 situation, CM Naveen Patnaik directed to set up Odisha COVID Hospitals in every district by next week with a plan to set up 36 hospitals with combined bed capacity of 6000. CM directed to commence testing at VIMSAR, Burla in two days.