COVID-19: One Booked For Violating Guidelines In Sambalpur

23 March 2020


Bhubaneswar: A case has been registered against a foreign returnee for violating the guidelines of the State Government on COVID-19, informed Chief Spokesperson of Odisha Government on COVID-19 Subroto Bagchi on Monday.

The person had recently returned from Uzbekistan but was found roaming around in Sambalpur without staying in quarantine.

Based on the report of empowered authority, and preliminary enquiry by police, finding a prima facie case, Dhanupali Police has registered a case against the defaulter under section 188/271 IPC, today at Dhanupali Police Station.

The identity of person has been withheld to protect his privacy.

Subroto Bagchi, COVID-19 Spokesperson, Odisha Government