Bhubaneswar: Sambalpur University will remain shut for another week beginning tomorrow (July 14) as a preventive measure in view of rising cases of COVID-19 in Sambalpur and around Burla.
The University’s office, as well as the P.G Departments, will remain closed from July 14 to July 20 in pursuance of the order of the Sub-Collector & SDM, Sadar, Sambalpur, said an office issued by the Registrar of Sambalpur University today.
“Any further development in this regard will be posted in the University website. However, all the employees of the University are required to keep their mobile phones switched on and should be available on urgent notice/call. The employees who are not coming to office will work from home,” the order said.
The University has been closed since July 7 in view of rising COVID-19 cases in Sambalpur district.