Odisha states 86 brand new COVID-19 instances, vaccination for seniors starts

Bhubaneswar, Mar 1 (PTI) odishas caseload that is COVID-19
Mounted to 3,37,277 after 86 more people tested monday
Positive for the infection, while the continuing state
launched the inoculation drive for seniors and
comorbid people in the age group of 45-59 years, a health
division official stated.

Of the 86 brand new cases that are positive 50 had been reported from
quarantine centers, whilst the sleep had been detected during
contact tracing.

Sambalpur reported the greatest amount of 16 brand new instances,
accompanied by Puri (12) and Cuttack (9).

Odishas coronavirus death toll stayed unchanged at
1,916, he stated.

Fifty-three fatalities were because of comorbidities where
COVID-19 had been incidental, he stated.

Currently, Odisha has 737 active instances of coronavirus
disease, while 3,34,571 clients have actually restored.

The state has up to now carried out over 83.41 sample that is lakh
tests for COVID-19, including 20,276 on Sunday.

Odishas positivity rate appears at 4.04 percent, the
Data released by the ongoing health insurance and family members welfare division

As their state federal government established the phase that is third of
the inoculation drive on Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik monday
took the dose that is first of vaccine during the Vidhan Sabha
dispensary in Bhubaneswar.

The vaccine will likely to be administered without charge at
federal government health care facilities while hostipal wards
cannot charge more than Rs 250 per individual per dosage (Rs 150 for
vaccine and Rs 100 as functional costs), the division
stated in a notification.

The vaccine will likely to be offered at seven federal government
medical universities and hospitals, 30 region head office
hospitals besides those in Bhubaneswar and Rourkela metropolitan areas.

It may also be offered at 19 sub-divisional
hospitals (SDHs) and community that is important centers.

This apart, 183 hospitals that are private empanelled under
the Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana (BSKY), are allowed to
Carry the vaccination process out. PTI AAM SBN

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