Bhubaneswar, April 12 (Local Wire): The state government has now claimed that not a single COVID positive case in the state hinted towards community transmission stage.
Sanjay Singh, Information and Public Relations Secretary said that as per the report of the Public Health Institution there is no evidence to back community transmission stage in Odisha.
He said most of the cases in the state are linked to travels.
“All the cases that have come to the forward are from people who have either returned from other countries, from other states are from those who came in close contact with them,” he said.
The official also said that the state is now equipped with adequate protective gears to fight against COVID 19.
He said, “There is enough stock of sanitizer, triple layer surgical mask, N-95 mask and other protective gears for all health care personnel working in Government Hospitals.”