Bhubaneswar, April 12 (Local Wire): The total number of COVID cases in Odisha have now reached to 54 with the detection of four new cases on Saturday late night, the government said.
The State Health and Family Welfare Department on Saturday late night revealed that it found four new cases of COVID in the state.
The government however till now has been denying community transmission of the virus in Odisha.
The details of the four new patients are yet to be revealed and likely to be discussed on Sunday press briefing.
The Information and Public Relations Department meanwhile Saturday said that the recent cases (case no 49 and 50) are close relatives of an earlier COVID patient found from Madhusudan Nagar in Bhubaneswar.
A statement from the Information and Public Relations department Saturday said, “Case no-49 (35 Years Female) and Case no-50 (23 Years Male) are the close contacts of Madhusudan Nagar, Unit- 4, Bhubaneswar Covid-19 Case.”