One more Kumbh Mela returnee tests COVID-19 positive in Cuttack

Cuttack: One more person, who returned to Cuttack from Kumbh Mela, has tested positive for COVID-19.

Earlier, 14 persons in the city were found infected with the virus after returning from the festival in Uttarakhand.

RT-PCR test has been conducted on 63 returnees so far and reports of total 15 of them have come out positive, Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) informed this today.

In the wake of steep rise in positive cases, the CMC has kept a strict vigil on people returning from Kumbh Mela and de-boarding at Cuttack railway station.

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