Bhubaneswar, Jan 17: The Harekrushna Mahtab State Library will be closed till January 26 after 10 of the employees have tested positive for Covid-19.
The Odia Language Literature & Culture Department informed that the library will remain closed for the safety of readers and staff. The premises of the institution will be sanitised and disinfected.
Officials said that readers having Covid negative test report will only be allowed to the library after reopening.
Odisha reported 10489 new Covid-19 positive cases including 982 cases in the 0-18 year’s age group in the last 24 hours.