Burla: In view of rising COVID-19 cases in Sambalpur and around Burla, the authorities of Sambalpur University or Jyoti Vihar today decided closure of the varsity for a week from tomorrow.
In an order, the University said as a preventive measure it is decided to close the University office and PG departments from July 7 to July 13.
Also, the varsity asked all its employees to keep their mobile phones switched on and should be available on urgent notice or call. The employees who are not coming to office will work from home, the order added.
The varsity further said any further development in this regard will be posted on its website.