Bhubaneswar, April 13 (Local Wire): The state government on Monday said that it has found a new COVID positive case from Bomikhal as a neighbour of COVID patient has now been infected with the viral disease.
“A new case was detected on Monday. The patient is a 35-year-old male from Bhubaneswar.
He is related to the other cases of COVID from the region,” said Subroto Bagchi, Chief Spokesperson of the government (COVID management).
According to the State Health Department, the patient (case no-55) is a resident of an apartment at Jay Durga Nagar.
He is said to be the neighbour of earlier four patients (case no-7,8,22 and 39).
He has now been admitted to the KIMS COVID Hospital in the city.
The state on the other hand has tested a total of 4170 samples and the total cases of COVID stood at 55 .