Lockdown restrictions to continue in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: The lockdown restrictions in the capital city of Odisha will continue to contain the spread of Coronavirus, informed Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Monday.

It said only shops selling essential items have been allowed to stay open in areas under its jurisdiction.

Shops selling cement, rods, pipes, sand, bricks, stone to remain open. But transportation of these items can take place during night only, the corporation said in a tweet.

BMC will take stringent action against those who violate these rules.