Bhubaneswar: One more from Odisha today tested positive for deadly COVID-19. As per sources, a 60-year-old person of Surya Nagar, Bhubaneswar tested positive for the virus at AIIMS, Bhubaneswar. The concerned person was admitted to the AIIMS with multiple co-morbid conditions.
With this the total number of COVID-19 positive cases in the state increased to five.
Yesterday a 29-year-old man from Bhadrak district tested positive for COVID-19. He has a travel history to Dubai.
Today a total of 290 samples were tested at three testing centres in the State. While 226 samples were tested at RMRC, Bhubaneswar and 11 at SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack, 53 samples were tested at AIIMS, Bhubaneswar. One sample was found to be positive for COVID-19 during the tests at AIIMS.
As many as 610 samples were tested till yesterday.