Weekend shutdowns in 11 Odisha districts
The Odisha government on Monday announced complete shutdown on all Saturdays and Sundays throughout the month of June in 11 out of 30 districts of the state in view of a spike in Covid-19 cases.
The fifth phase of the lock down will continue till June 30 with some more relaxations.
Chief secretary Asit Tripathy said: "There will be complete shutdown on all Saturdays and Sundays in the districts of Ganjam, Puri, Nayagarh, Khurda, Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara, Jajpur, Bhadrak, Balasore and Bolangir where the corona positive cases have been increasing."
Sources revealed that 90 per cent cases have been found in these areas.