SBI main branch in Bhubaneswar sealed after seven test COVID-19 positive

Bhubaneswar : The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has decided to seal the Main Branch of the State Bank of India (SBI) here for 48 hours with seven employees of the nationalized bank testing positive for Coronavirus.

“In view of detection of a series of COVID-19 Positive Cases in State Bank of India, Main Branch, Unit 1, Bhubaneswar, in the larger public interest and with a view to containing the further spread of the virus, State Bank of India, Main Branch, Unit 1 (Ground Floor & First Floor), Bhubaneswar is sealed for a period of 48 hrs from 04.04.2021 to 06.04.2021”, a notification issued by BMC on Sunday stated.

The premises of State Bank of India, Main Branch, Unit 1, Bhubaneswar (Ground Floor & First Floor) shall be sanitized immediately by the Bank Authorities in strict adherence to the guidelines issued by Govt. of Odisha and Govt. of India, it added.

None shall be allowed to move into or from outside the premises of State Bank of India, Main Branch, Unit 1, Bhubaneswar during the period of sealing, except authorized personnel of Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation.

BMC will subject the all staff, housekeeping & security Personnel of the SBI, Main Branch, Unit-1 to RT-PCR Test to break the chain of disease.