Bhubaneswar, April 1 (Local Wire): The state government on Wednesday claimed that it has been making 50,000 masks per day.
Close to 400 Self Help Groups (SHGs) in the state are now said to be involved into its production.
A statement from the government also said that the SHG members are also working for making essential dried ration shops during the lock down and COVID 19 threat.
A statement from the government on Wednesday said, “Nearly 400 SHGs are engaged in manufacturing of masks and they are producing 50,000 masks per day,”
It also added, “Around 500 SHGs have set up dry ration, vegetable and fruit shops across the State with the help of the District Administration.”