Bhubaneswar: COVID-19 testing of all people likely to come in contact with Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu during his visit to Utkal University in Odisha Capital, has started on Wednesday.
The Vice President will be visiting the university’s annual convocation, scheduled on April 3.
According to sources, only those persons with COVID-19 negative certificates will be allowed to attend the convocation ceremony.
It may be mentioned that all students and staff of the university will undergo the mandatory rapid antigen test. Those who are scheduled to come in close contact with the Vice-President will have to undergo the RT-PCR test, said sources.