1.5 Lakh Odias return home

Government of Odisha: As per the conduct of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik,Odisha Government is doing everything in its capacity to bring back all those Odia people who want to come back home from any other part of the country. So far,1,51,065  Odias have returned to their home state by train, bus and other vehicles.
Since 3rd May, Odia workers are returning to their home state every day. Recently Odia workers from South India have arrived at Bhadrak and Balasore stations. 
To contain the spread of COVID 19 pandemic, Odisha is focusing increasing it's testing capacity along with other measures. The cumulative number of samples tested so far has reached 91,223.
Samples are being tested in different centres including Regional Medical Research Centre (RMRC), Bhubaneswar, AIIMS, Bhubaneswar, SCB, Cuttack, MKCG, Berhampur, VIMSAR, Burla, ILS, Bhubaneswar & IGH, Rourkela.

-By Aakash Ranjan