Bhubaneswar, Mar 27 (Local Wire): The state government in their official media briefing on Coronavirus on Friday said that the contact tracing of the third COVID 19 positive patient is yet to be ascertained as the process is still on.
Contact tracing helps in knowing about the number of persons the infected person came in the contact with in the recent few days.
Subrat Bagchi, the chief spokesperson of the state government on Coronavirus informed the media that 189 samples have been tested by the government and out of which three test have resulted into positive cases.
While the contact tracings of the first two COVID patients have been done, the process of contact tracing for the third person is still on.
The government also said that the migrant workers living in Odisha which have been pegged at 5,547 are been taken care of with the help of 36 camps where their need for food is taken care of.
Bagchi also said that total of 4495 persons have registered with the government through 104 helpline or the official portal disclosing their recent foreign travel history.