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Bhubaneshwar (Odisha) [India], Could 9 (ANI): Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday sanctioned Rs 60 lakh from Chief Minister Aid Fund (CMRF) to feed stray animals throughout the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown in 5 municipal firms, 48 municipalities and 61 Notified Space Councils (NACs).
Earlier within the day, the Odisha government determined to prioritise the vaccination of 18 to 44 age group individuals within the 5 municipal firms of the state the place the positivity price 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 yr age group from state’s personal fund. Presently, because the producers are capable of provide low amount of vaccines, we’re beginning 18 to 44 yr age group vaccination solely in 5 municipal firms,” wrote extra chief secretary PK Mohapatra in a letter to all district collectors on Saturday.
On Friday, the Division of Housing and City Improvement had requested civic our bodies to make mandatory provisions for offering meals for the stray animals in city and semi-urban areas.
The state authorities has mounted the unit price per day for all municipal firms, municipalities, and all NAC areas to fulfill the expenditure on this regard. (ANI)