Cuttack: Social worker and tea seller Padma Shri D Prakash Rao has tested positive for COVID-19.
He is undergoing treatment at SCB Medical College and Hospital here. His health condition is stated to be stable.
The social worker was conferred with the prestigious Padma Shri award for providing education to to children free of cost. He runs a small school in Buxi Bazaar area here to provide free education to slums kids from Class I to V.