Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Mining Corporation Limited (OMC) today established Covid Care Homes (CCHs) in the second phase in three more locations at Kurmitar in Koira region, Seremda in Barbil region and at Bangur region, said an official press release.
Earlier this month, in the first phase, OMC had established CCHs in four locations.
Each CCH opened in the second phase will be 10-bed isolation facilities to accommodate COVID-19 suspect or positive cases.
The CCHs will be an extension of the home isolation facility exclusively for OMC employees and its workers with asymptomatic and mild symptomatic cases.
In the first phase, OMC had set up four Covid Care Homes with 20-bed facilities each at Bhubaneswar, South Kaliapani, Gandhamardan and Daitari on August 1, this year.