Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday sanctioned funds for feeding stray animals in all city pockets in the course of the 14-day coronavirus lockdown interval.
“The lockdown is now underway throughout the state to regulate the pandemic. Therefore, stray canine and cattle are disadvantaged of meals… The CM has accepted sanction of Rs 60 lakh from his reduction fund,” an official launch mentioned.
The funds will likely be accessible in 5 municipal firms, 48 municipalities, and 61 notified space councils (NACs), it mentioned, including, the city native our bodies will present meals to stray animals by numerous voluntary organisations.
A report from the Jajpur district mentioned the native administration Sunday distributed meals to monkeys, canine, and cows on the Mahavinayak temple within the Chandikhole space.
The district administration has additionally appealed to individuals to feed stray animals in the course of the lockdown part that began on May 5.