Bhubaneswar, Mar 20 (Local Wire): The state government late Thursday night claimed that it has found another positive case of Coronavirus in the state.
The state health and family welfare department on their Twitter handle page Thursday night claimed that one sample out of the 14 samples tested Thursday came out to be positive for COVID 2019.
The test was done at the lone testing centre of Odisha-Regional Medical Research Centre (RMRC), Bhubaneswar.
In the short info given by the state government without much explanation the state government said that the second case also belonged to a person who recently returned from the vulnerable foreign country.
The health department said, “Today 14 samples were tested at RMRC Bhubaneswar out of which one is positive for COVID2019.
This is the second positive case in Odisha.
The second confirmed case has also a travel history to a COVID 19 affected country.
State Surveillance Unit has initiated contact tracing.”