Bhubaneswar: With another person testing positive, the total number of positive detections for COVID-19 mounted to 56.
The official site of the health department of the Government of Odisha posted the update. The 56th patient hails from Jafarpur panchayat of Jajpur district, informed district Collector Ranjan Kumar Das. He added that three villages adjacent to Sanatrilochanpur have been declared as containment zones for the next seven days. Contact tracing has been initiated.
With five people having recovered yesterday, the total number of recovered rose to 18. Currently, there are 37 active cases with one deceased.