Bhubaneswar, May 8 (Local Wire): The state government on Friday said that all the 26 new patients of Coronavirus are Surat returnees.
The Information and Public Relations department said that 19 new cases in Ganjam, five in Kendrapara and two cases in Bhadrak have been detected in the latest sample tests.
The department said that most of them are symptomatic and all are male migrants.
“All of them are Surat returnees and most of them are symptomatic,” said the department in a statement.
An analysis of the age group of the patients reveal that most of them are in their 20s and 30s and young migrants who had returned from Surat to their home state.