Odisha News Insight

Odisha – Violation of Social Distancing Considered Punishable Offence !

With the number of COVID19 patients having risen drastically within such a short period, social distancing is now strictly to adhere as ordered by the Odisha Government.

The instructions to follow social distancing has come at a crucial stage following the detection of 15 new positive cases of covid19 from Bomikhal area alone.

Chief Minister, Naveen Patnaik has released a statement mentioning zero tolerance for those not adhering to social distancing and any violation in this regard will lead to criminal offence.

The sudden rise in positive cases has spread tension across the state as chances of more people have come in contact with the COVID19 patients stand at a threat.