Incoming calls at BMC’s 1929 24×7 Call Centre surpass 1 lakh mark in Bhubaneswar

More than 32K doctors’ consultation made so far by June 24 Bhubaneswar, June 25: Setting yet another milestone in serving the people of the Temple City and its outskirts, suffering from COVID-19 pandemic, the 1929 24×7 City Call Centre at the Bhubaneswar Operations Centre of the Smart City office, has received incoming calls of more […]

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COVID-19: More than 10 lakh doses administered in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar, June 15: Continuing it’s multi-pronged strategy against the COVID-19 global pandemic, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) in association with the Health and Family Welfare Department, has achieved a milestone by administering more than 10 lakh doses. Combining the achievement of both government and private vaccination centres, while 6,30,191 citizens have taken their first dose, […]

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Outgoing calls at BMC’s ‘1929’ 24×7 Call Centre crosses 1 lakh-mark

Bhubaneswar, June 14: The outgoing calls at the 1929 24×7 COVID Call Centre for the State capital city have crossed the 1 lakh mark. By the day ending yesterday, the call centre, set up by the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) at the Bhubaneswar Operations Centre (BOC) of the Bhubaneswar Smart City Limited (BSCL) office, had […]

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BMC lists 83 students going abroad to undergo vaccination against COVID; 19 already jabbed

Bhubaneswar, June 13: Keeping vaccination drives for all sections of the society in mind, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has announced a unique one for students going abroad for higher studies. While 83 students are enlisted after verification of the necessary documents, a total of 19 students have already administered the Covishield doses at two […]

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1929 Call Centre makes 1,839 calls to 645 Red Flag COVID-19 patients

Bhubaneswar, June 10: The idea of giving special attention and care to home isolation patients by categorizing them into Red Flag and Green Flag cases has provided a great relief to the healthcare delivery system of the COVID-19 affected in the city. From the 1,839 cumulative calls made to 645 Red Flag patients identified from […]

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Youth gets new lease of life at SUM COVID-19 Hospital 

Bhubaneswar, June 4: The atmosphere of gloom caused by the Covid-19 pandemic has been impacting life everywhere, but aided by good treatment, many patients are battling the disease valiantly to ensure a new lease of life fort themselves. Twenty-year-old Pratiksh Kadambalu of Muniguda in Rayagada district, a Plus-III student, was rushed to the SUM Covid […]

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BMC provides vaccines to urban homeless in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar, June 4: Empowering special groups with jabs against COVID-19, The Bhubaneawar Municipal Corporation (BMC), under its continuing inclusive strategy, on Friday provided vaccination for inmates of Shelter for Urban Homeless (SUHs) across the Capital City. The drive started with the directives from BMC Commissioner Sanjay Kumar Singh to cover the special category of citizens. […]

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Khimji Foundation donates 60 beds to BMC for COVID Care Centers in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar, May 31: The Khimji Foundation, the philanthropic wing of the city-based Jewellery chain, Khimji Jewellers, on Monday donated 60 beds with mattresses, pillows and other accessories and 60 bedside units under its CSR commitment to the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) in its effort to help and strengthen the civic body’s fight against the COVID-19 […]

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Helpdesks at 8 COVID Hospitals make 10K+ calls in 5 days to patients’ kin for health update

Bhubaneswar, May 24: In order to make the kin of COVID-affected remain de-stressed and informed about the daily health status of the patients, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has set up eight help desks at all the dedicated COVID hospitals (DCH) across the State Capital. During the last five days ending May 23, the helpdesk […]

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