The Commissioner of Police of both Bhubaneswar and Cuttack, Saumendra Priyadarshi instructed the denizens not to step out for morning-evening walk during lockdown as per guidelines. He urged the citizens to stay indoors to stop the virus spread.
Twin city DCP, Umashankar Dash cited the WhatsApp helpline numbers, for Smart city citizens, i.e, 8093028100 and 8144207100 for senior citizens, marriage and funeral ceremonies respectively. He also requested citizens of Silver City to register their grievances with the police through helpline number 8763068167. He also shared the number 6370701556 for marriage and funeral related permission. The DCP have urged the denizens to cooperate with police for successful enforcement of lockdown.