While the constant fall in the number of fresh cases and the TPR is a huge relief for health planners, the fact that the virus is remaining active in the body of the infected for much longer than usual is a big cause for concern.
For the second consecutive year, the annual Rath Yatra will be held without the participation of devotees and only those servitors who test negative for Covid-19 would be allowed to participate in pulling of the chariots in the wake of the pandemic.
The fact that Vaishnaw was straightaway made a cabinet minister even though he has no previous ministerial experience and is only two years old as a lawmaker in the Rajya Sabha may have surprised many.
Odisha assembly passed a resolution thanking CM Naveen Patnaik for the successful hosting of the 2018 Men's Hockey World Cup and bringing the next edition too. What does it mean for the state and it's leader, who is playing a different politics to enhance his image?
The growing proximity between the top bosses of the two erstwhile rivals --BJP and BJD -- has not only disillusioned the people who cast their votes in favour of the two parties; it has also left their local leaders looking rather foolish.