05 April 2020
Bhubaneswar: As many as 16 samples have tested positive for COVID-19 today. The Health and Family Welfare Department has confirmed that all of these cases belong to Bhubaneswar. Out of these 16 new cases, 15 are from Bomikhal area.
"About 15 of the new cases detected today belong to Bomikhal which has been sealed. Cluster containment has been put in place and house to house survey is going on. All suspects and contacts shall be isolated and tested," the H&FW Department informed.
Earlier in the day, two cases of COVID-19 were confirmed from Kapilaprasad and Bomikhal area. So, the total positive cases confirmed today were 18.
With this, the total number of COVID-19 positive cases in Odisha rises to 39. The total number of cases detected in Bhubaneswar surges to 31.