Odisha Exempts 7-Day Home Quarantine For RRB Candidates From High-Risk States


Bhubaneswar: Candidates from outside the state appearing for Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) exam starting from March 3, 2021, will be exempted from the mandatory home quarantine.

Additional Chief Secretary of Health and Family Welfare Department, PK Mohapatra said a person establishing his/her identity with a copy of the RRB exam admit card will be exempted from the mandatory home quarantine.

However, candidates have to follow other COVID protocols, he added.

Worth mentioning, the State government earlier asked the district administrations and municipal corporation Commissioners to ensure people arriving from the five high-risk states complete the seven-day home isolation upon their arrival. The asymptomatic passengers with RT-PCR negative report or a Covid vaccination final certificate were exempted from the home isolation.

The Odisha government issued the precautionary measures to passengers from Maharashtra, Kerala, Punjab, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh states.

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