The daily caseload surpassed the highest single-day spike of 4356 cases recorded on September 25 during the first wave of the pandemic
TPCODL has come out with an advertisement on April 11 for recruitment to various categories of posts.
The district has been reporting more than 100 Covid cases daily since the last five days with Puri town recording over 50 cases.
Most of the business establishments and markets downed their shutters while industrial and government activities were stopped. Only emergency services were allowed.
The state has so far vaccinated 49,58,447 people, the health department official said.
The vulnerable states are Jharkhand, Mizoram, Odisha, Chhattisgarh, Assam, Bihar, Arunachal Pradesh, and West Bengal.
Three men aged 38, 50 and 62 and a woman aged 60, all having comorbidities, succumbed to the disease taking the death toll to 1,942
He said a few metros which contribute the highest COVID-19 cases should be allowed priority vaccination with flexibility in age criteria as these are economic nerve centres of the country
Professor of OUAT Indramani Nath, who took X-ray to see if there was any bone injury, found that the Cobra was containing eggs in its abdomen.
The accused are Ajit Gupta, Santosh Kumar Verma, Babli Gupta, Kundan Paswan, Nanda Kishore Singh and Radheshyam Gupta and three cases have been registered against them.
Mahapatra said the patients in home isolation should be contacted on a daily basis and given necessary advice.
The classes for higher education students in the current academic session had started in physical mode from January 11.
Travellers manage to escape taking the advantage of slack enforcement due to lack of manpower.
The Covid care centre at Nilachal Bhakta Nivas which was closed would be reactivated from Saturday where infected servitors would be treated in isolation.
Director of Family Welfare Dr Bijay Panigrahi said it will take at least a day to dispatch the vaccine to the districts.