Jharsuguda: After Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar (XIMB), another private college in Odisha has reported a ‘large’ number of COVID-19 positive cases.
Reportedly, 21 persons, including students and staff of Jharsuguda Engineering School have tested positive for the virus.
“RT-PCR test report of eight students and 13 staff of the college came out positive yesterday. All the infectees have been kept under isolation,” said an official.
Sources said swab samples of students and staffs of the college were collected for COVID-19 test after a positive case was reported from the campus recently.