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Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today inaugurated the Covid Plasma Bank for treatment of serious Covid patients at SCB Medical College, Cuttack.
With this, Odisha joins a select club of very few states who have introduced Convalescent Plasma Therapy for the treatment of serious Covid patients. Odisha is the third state besides Delhi and Maharastra to start this procedure.
Inaugurating the facility, the Chief Minister reiterated his govt’s commitment to provide advanced medical care and treatment to the people of Odisha.
The CM said, ‘For me and my govt, life of every person is precious and the State would do everything possible to save lives of our people. I would like to announce that Plasma Therapy will be made available free of cost to the people of Odisha.’