Balipatna,:28/5/20: A self-help group at Pratap Sashan village under Balianta block today donated Rs 26,657 to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund.
President of the self0help group, Pushpalata Muduli, secretary Sandhyarani Panda and other members of the group handed over the cheque to the Balianta block development officer.
The deadly coronavirus has claimed seven lives in the state, while 1,660 persons have been infected with the disease in the state.
Of the total, 887 patients have recovered from the coronavirus disease.
As per the data available at the Health Department, Odisha has 766 active cases.
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has urged people of Odisha, Odias across the world and people linked with the land of Odisha to sing Bande Utkala Janani at 5.30 PM on May 30 (coming Saturday) to encourage COVID warriors of the state.