Nabarangpur, Gajapati districts report maiden COVID cases
Nabarangpur: Odisha’s Nabarangpur and Gajapati districts joined the list of coronavirus affected districts of the State on Saturday.
According to Nabarangpur district collector Ajit Kumar Mishra, a 20-year-old male from Dabugam block was put in a quarantine centre after he returned from outside the state. However, his swab test came positive yesterday.
Meanwhile, the district collector has directed the CDMO to take appropriate action for immediate shifting of the patent to a COVID hospital in Bhubaneswar for his treatment.
Likewise four persons from Gajapati district have been tested positive for the virus today.
Apart from Nabarangpur and Gajapati, 24 other districts of the State have been affected by the deadly virus so far.
Here is the list: