23 March 2020
Bhubaneswar: All passenger buses in the State will go off road from 11 AM of March 24, informed Chief Spokesperson of Odisha Government on COVID-19, Subroto Bagchi on Monday.
Besides, the city bus services across the State will also be halted from today midnight, added Bagchi during the scheduled briefing on COVID-19 at Geeta Govinda Sadan in Bhubaneswar.
It is worthwhile to mention that though there has been no increase in number of positive COVID-19 cases in Odisha, the number has crossed over 400 across the country.
While the State Government has announced a week-long lockdown, need of additional measures to contain the disease is imperative.