Bhubaneswar, Apr 5: The State Government on Monday revised timing for Covid 19 vaccination session in view of heatwave condition in the State. Now, vaccination will be conducted between 8AM and 12noon and 3PM-6PM.
Additional Chief Secretary PK Mohapatra has written to all district Collectors and Commissioners of Municipal Corporations for Bhubaneswar, Brahmapur, Cuttack, Rourkela and Sambalpur in this regard.
“In view of heat wave condition in the State, the Covid 19 vaccination sessions shall be conducted in all session sites from between 8 AM and 12 noon and then between 3 PM and 6 PM immediately. All arrangements like waiting space, observation room and vaccination room and drinking water facility shall be made at the session. Also, the Covid appropriate behaviour like use of mask, hand washing facility, and social distancing must be ensured at the session sites,” read the letter.
Mohapatra also asked the Collectors to submit the district daily report to the State by 6.30 pm positively.