Bhubaneswar:30/4/20: 14 more persons were tested COVID-19 positive in Odisha’s Jajpur district taking the total tally in the State to 142, informed the Information & Public Relations Department on Thursday.
As per the report, all the new cases are from the Katikata containment zone area in Jajpur district and they have West Bengal link.
The I&PR dept further informed that all the new positive cases are asymptomatic and the contact tracing & follow-up action is being done.
14 Positives in Jajpur
29 yr Male, 38 yr Male, 35 yr Male, 40 yr Female, 29 yr Male, 20 yr Female,
85 yr Female, 3 yr Male, 34 yr Male,
3 yr Female, 36 yr Female, 12 yr Male, 52 yr Female & 62 yr Male.
Total Positive Case:142
With this, the total active COVID-19 cases in Odisha now stands at 102. While 39 persons have recovered and discharged one has succumbed to the deadly virus.
03 New Positive Cases in Jajpur
18 yrs Female & 56 yrs Male
In Katikata containment area, Jajpur.
(Both contacts of earlier positive case. WB returnee)
65 yrs Male
(Kolkata returnee. Asymptomatic. Under quarantine)
Total Positive Cases: 128