Bhubaneswar, Mar 19 (Local Wire): The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has now announced that suspected patients of Coronavirus or persons who want to out themselves in self isolation can now avail the facility of self isolation in three star hotels in Bhubaneswar on payment basis.
The civic body said that it has selected three hotels in the state capital in consultation with their management to facilitate the same if anybody wants to avail the facility.
It has been decided that the person opting for this will shell out Rs 2500 per day excluding taxes. This will however include fooding facility. If a person wants to avail the facility for whole period of 14 days he will be liable to pay Rs 35000 to the hotel.
The urban local body said till now three such hotels in the city have been selected which included-Ginger Hotel, Hotel Empire and Hotel Kalinga Ashok.
The department however said that the health department will keep in touch with the suspected patients during the quarantine period.
As per the norms, the person in isolation will be served food inside his room while no guest will be allowed to meet him during the isolation period.
The hotels have been issued norms on how to handle the guests opting for self isolation on their premises.