Bhubaneswar, June 14 (LocalWire): The Ganjam administration now claimed that one of their SDPO and Inspector-In Charge (IIC) have been tested positive for Coronavirus.
The Ganjam SP Brijesh Kumar Rai informed about the development to the media.
“In the line of duty our two Covid warriors SDPO Chatrapur & IIC Chatrapur tested Covid positive. We wish for their speedy recovery.
Inspired by their services, we take this fight against Covid with greater zeal to save our citizens from this disease,” a statement from the SP said.
“We are keeping a close watch on all staff of the office of the SDPO and the Chhatrapur police station whose swabs have been sent for test.
Anyone who has tested positive for the virus will be kept in home quarantine,” he said.
The state has already seen security personnel, rescue workers and others contracting the disease recently.