Bhubaneswar: In the wake of coronavirus outbreak and to strengthen social distancing, the Odisha Government has restricted meetings at government offices across the state.
However, meeting related to COVID-19 or maintenance of basic services will be held, an order of the GA and PG Department said. A distance of 2 metres between individuals will be maintained at the meetings and video-conferencing, wherever possible, will he held.
The order further said that Cabinet and Empowered Group of Ministers’ meetings shall be held through video conferencing.
This apart, all official functions including commemorations and garlanding of statues have been suspended until further orders.