Bhubaneswar, Mar 18(LocalWire): The office of the Transport Commissioner has now cancelled the pre-existing appointments for issue of Driving Licences and Learner Licences keeping in the view the instructions from the government to reduce large gathering to prevent scope of Coronavirus spread.
In a direction to all the RTOs in the state the office has asked them for compliance.
In the order issued to them, the office said, “n-COVID 19 has become pandemic and the whole world is affected by the deadly virus.
There is no specific treatment or vaccine till now for the viral disease and only precaution of the highest degree is required to de-accelerate the spread of nCOVID 19,”
It also added, “Huge rush is noticed in RTOs for obtaining Driving Licences and Learner Licences.
As per government directive, large gatherings need to be avoided to check the spread of this disease.
Hence it is ordered to suspend al DL/ll tests scheduled to be conducted between march 18 to March 31.”