Bhubaneswar: Night curfew in urban areas of 10 Chhattisgarh bordering districts will start from 6 pm & continue till 5 pm from Friday. Night curfew also imposed in all other urban centres from 9 pm till 5 am says Chief Secretary.
Govt offices across the state will be functional with 50% staff strength. Banks & other financial institutions will also be allowed to function with reduced staff strength says Chief Secretary.
Number of guests in marriage & funeral-related events in Odisha have been reduced to 50 & 20 respectively. Total ban on political rally, other social & religious gatherings says Chief Secretary.
-all inter-state bus operations to be suspended from Monday, April 19
-intra-state bus operations to continue with sitting capacity only
-only 2 passengers allowed in auto & taxi
-govt offices to function with 50% staff
-private firms directed to reduce staff