- On Friday, the Division of Housing and City Improvement had requested civic our bodies to make provisions for offering meals to stray animals in city and semi-urban areas.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 09, 2021 06:00 PM IST
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday sanctioned ₹60 lakh from Chief Minister Reduction Fund (CMRF) to feed stray animals in the course of the Covid-19 lockdown in 5 municipal firms, 48 municipalities and 61 Notified Space Councils (NACs).
On Friday, the Division of Housing and City Improvement had requested civic our bodies to make provisions for offering meals to stray animals in city and semi-urban areas.
The state authorities has mounted the unit value per day for all municipal firms, municipalities, and all NAC areas to satisfy the expenditure on this regard.
The state authorities has taken a slew of measures to curb the unfold of the Covid-19 pandemic. It has put in place an intensive vaccination programme.
Earlier within the day, the Odisha authorities determined to present precedence to vaccination of 18 to 44 age group individuals in 5 municipal firms the place the positivity fee of Covid-19 an infection is comparatively excessive.
“The state has began the method of procurement of Covid-19 vaccine for vaccination of I8 to 44 years age group from state’s personal funds. At current, because the producers are capable of provide a small amount of vaccines, we’re beginning vaccination of 18 to 44 years age group solely in 5 municipal firms,” wrote extra chief secretary PK Mohapatra in a letter to all district collectors on Saturday.
Odisha registered 10,635 new Covid-19 instances on Saturday, the state well being division mentioned.