Bhadrak, April 24: The local administration sealed a jewellery shop in Basudevpur of Bhadrak district in Odisha on Friday night for alleged violation of Covid-19 guidelines issued by the Government, officials said.
As per reports, the Tehsildar of Basudevpur and the local police sealed the jewellery shop namely, M/S Sree Durga Jewellers, in Basudevpur town following a raid on Friday evening.
The officials reportedly found violation of Covid norms at the jewellery shop.
More than seven people were present in the shop while all of them were found without mask during a surprise raid.
As the district recorded a spike in Coronavirus cases in last few days, the district administration has appealed people to strictly follow the Covid-19 guidelines issued by the State Government.
Bhadrak district reported as many as 41 new Covid-19 cases in last 24 hours, taking the active cases of the distrct to 549, according to the latest data of the State Health and Family Welfare Department.