Bhubaneswar, April 3 (Local Wire): The state government on Friday said that the sixth COVID patient from the state had attended the Jamaat at Nizamuddin before coming to Odisha.
Subroto Bagchi, Chief Spokesperson from the state for COVID 19 said, “The sixth COVID patient from the state hails from Cuttack.
It is reported that he attended the Nizamuddin jamaat in Delhi before returning to Odisha,”
Bagchi also said that the family members of the patient have been send on quarantine.
He also said that a total of 27 persons in Odisha have been identified who returned from the Nizamuddin jamaat and their samples have been tested.
“A total of 27 persons have been traced in Odisha who attended the event.
Samples of all of them have been sent for testing.
While one is tested positive 21 tested negative for this. We are awaiting test reports of five others,” he said.