Bhubaneswar: Odisha DGP Abhay is scheduled to hold press meet at 4.30 pm today.
The DGP is likely to apprise people about police efforts to check the spread of COVID-19 cases in the state and appeal for strict adherence to safety protocols.
Despite all the restrictions and imposition of fine on violators of COVID appropriate behaviour by police, municipal corporations and civic bodies, the several districts continue to be in the red zone.
Will the DGP announce more stringent measures to curb COVID cases?
It may be mentioned here that Odisha on Thursday reported 6,998 new COVID-19 cases while 12 patients succumbed.