Cuttack: As many as 17 more people have tested Covid positive in Cuttack district of Odisha today.
The Covid positives have been identified from a private school in Madhupatna area in Cuttack. A total of 31 samples had been collected from the school.
The process of contact tracing will be carried out today and they will undergo rapid antigen tests, informed Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC).
Earlier, 25 students were tested Covid positive from a private college in Cuttack. The Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) authorities had reportedly lodged the students under quarantine at the college hostel.
The college and its hostel have been shut down for 10 days and the entire place has been sanitised.