Cuttack:19/7/20: Antigen test will begin in active clusters of Cuttack city from tomorrow, informed Commissioner of Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC), Ananya Das.
Das during a press conference on COVID management said that active surveillance being carried out in both slum and non-slum areas of the city.
“Low-risk asymptomatic patients with no underlying health conditions will be admitted in COVID Care Centres identified in three places in Cuttack. A medical officer per shift, staff nurses and facilities like pulse oximeter & glucometer will be provided there,” said Das.
Cuttack district has so far recorded 1211 positive cases of Covid-19 out of which 860 have been reported from rural pockets while 350 have been detected in CMC area. Recoveries in rural areas stand at 674 and 200 in urban areas.