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Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], December 23 (ANI): The Odisha government has requested authorities to take precautionary measures and to make sure strict adherence to the Normal Working Process (SOP) issued by the Union Well being Ministry with a compulsory screening of the individuals with journey historical past of UK.
PK Mohapatra, Further Chief Secretary to Authorities has requested Commissioner, Bhubaneswar Municipal Company, Director, Capital Hospital, Bhubaneswar, Collector, Jharsuguda, CDM and PHO, Jharsuguda and Director, Airport Authority of India, Bhubaneswar and Jharsuguda for taking Precautionary measures.
The Further Chief Secretary has additionally requested them to make sure strict adherence to the SOP issued by the Union Ministry of Well being and Ministry with a compulsory screening of the individuals with journey historical past of the UK and mandatory follow-up motion for prevention of the unfold of the brand new variant of SARS-CoV-2 within the State.
The Ministry of Civil Aviation on Monday had introduced, within the gentle of the brand new pressure of coronavirus discovered within the UK, that the flights from and to the UK stand quickly suspended from December 23 to 31, 2020, or until additional orders.
The federal government has additionally issued a path that every one the passengers coming from the UK in the course of the intervening interval from December 21 to 23 should bear RT-PCR checks on the airports of arrival. (ANI)