24 March 2020
Bhubaneswar: Till Tuesday noon, total 110 samples were sent for COVID-19 examination and reports of all the samples have been obtained. No new positive case found. Thus number of positive cases in the State stands at two (2) said Subroto Bagchi, Odisha Government's Chief Spokesperson for COVID-19 Management.
The health of two identified patients is asymptomatic and stable. They are taking normal diet supplied by respective hospitals.
It is reported that 57 persons had come in contact with the COVID-19 patient. Communication has been made with 54 persons while effort is on to communicate with rest 3 persons. Nine monitoring teams are working for the purpose, said Bagchi today.
So far, 3,861 persons have been registered through 104 Helpline and portal started by the Odisha Government. 45 persons are in Hospital Isolation, he said.