Sambalpur: The Burla-based Veer Surendra Sai University OF Technology (VSSUT) has been shut till July 11 to contain the spread on COVID-19, informed VSSUT Vice-Chancellor.
On July 1, one of its lady lecturers from Civil department had tested positive for the virus. Contact tracing was undertaken and accordingly, several employees of the Civil department were put in home quarantine. Additionally, no employee can leave the campus without prior permission.
On June 30, the lady’s husband had passed away due to COVID-19 in Angul. Soon after that she too had tested positive.