Bhubaneswar9/68/20:: At least 12 out of the 372 Odisha Fire Service personnel, who were engaged in Cyclone Amphan restoration work in Kolkata, have tested positive for COVID-19.
This has been informed by Fire Service DG Satyajit Mohanty today.
Taking to Twitter Mohanty said, ” State government has ensured the best possible medical care. Wish the brave hearts fast recovery.”
As many as 61 NDRF and ODRAF personnel who were engaged in rescue and restoration works in West Bengal after cyclone Amphan and recently returned to Odisha have tested positive for the virus, the I&PR department said.
Odisha’s Covid-19 tally crossed 3000 mark with a spike of 146 new cases on Tuesday. The total confirmed cases in the State now surged to 3140.