Bhubaneswar: Twin City Police Commissioner Soumendra Priyadarshi today said that the residents of Bhubaneswar and Cuttack need not panic about the lockdown and stay calm.
Priyadarshi said the lockdown has been declared to stem the spike in coronavirus and added that they should not indulge in panic buying. He said the authorities have made elaborate arrangements to supply essential commodities during the lockdown. Therefore, it is not advisable to hoard more than enough.
Priyadarshi urged the people to adhere to Covid guidelines and added that there is no restriction for vaccination and testing.
The DGP Abhay said police personnel will be very tough during the lockdown and said he had toured several districts and discussed with SPs for the execution of coronavirus norms during May 5-19.