Sambalpur, April 20: With the rise in Covid-19 cases in the district, Sambalpur Bar Association has been closed for 15 days.
The decision has been taken in executive council meeting.
President of the association Dr. Pramod Rath said, “in view of the covid situation in our district, it is resolved by executive body to close down the Bar premises for 15 (fifteen) days w.e.f. 20/04/2021. However, the members may continue their urgent work, if any, at their own risk. The office counter will remain open for one hour only every day from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m .”
The district has reported the single day spike of 241 cases today.