Sambalpur, Aug 11: The district administration today partially modified the earlier shutdown order and canceled shutdown on August 15, 22, and 23.
The weekend shutdown order has been partially modified by replacing shutdowns on Aug 15, 22 and 23 with Aug 16 and 17. On August 3, the district administration had imposed weekend shutdown in the entire district to check the spread of coronavirus.
On August 9, the district administration imposed section 144 of Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) at eight places in the district as a precautionary measure.
The restriction, which prohibits assembly of four or more persons in an area, was imposed on Sunday in Bhabani field area of Dhanupalli, Bank Colony and back side of ISKCON temple in Sakhipada area, N Guha Lane, Malipada of Bada Bazar area, WESCO Colony of Kalibadi area, Sarala area of Dhankouda, Saimadir area in Gopalmal, Nayapada area in Goal Bazar.