During the week, Rayagada has imposed a weekend lockdown. The move is intended to reduce the Covid-19 spread as Rayagada district has over 600 active cases. As the state government works to combat the second wave of infections, Rayagada, Gudari, and Gunpur urban areas, as well as the district administrations of Muniguda, Bisham Cuttack, and JK Pur bazaar, have begun a two-day weekend lockdown beginning today. Kapilash Junction has been protecting the eye rings on urban main roads, dwarfing the town Table 3 that access to enter the path of the police. With extensive police deployments in urban areas, patrolling has been tightened.
A one-hour window between 5 and 6 a.m. has been set aside for morning walks and cycling.
According to Deputy District Magistrate Pratap Chandra Pradhan, the lockdown would apply to everything except essential services.
Anganwadi teachers, on the other hand, will be going from house to house starting today to make a list of migrants returning from the Kumbh Mela and out-of-state, and they will be treated as needed, according to Deputy District Magistrate Shri Pratap Chandra Pradhan.