23 May 2020
Jharsuguda: A one-year-old girl is among the two who tested positive for COVID-19 in the district. Both of them have been isolated from others and under constant monitoring.
The official Twitter handle of the District Collector posted the update.
The minor belongs to Mangal Bazar area and to the family which had returned recently and had another five-year-old who had tested positive for novel coronavirus yesterday. The family is in home quarantine and under constant vigilance.
The second case is a forty-year-old male who is a Maharashtra returnee and is institutionally quarantined.
Two more asymptomatic cases are tested COVID positive.— DM_Jharsuguda (@dm_jharsuguda) May 22, 2020
1-One year old girl child is of the same family of Mangal Bazar, Jharsuguda. The family is in home quarantine and under our constant vigilance
2-A forty year old male,returnee from Maharashtra is institutionally quarantined pic.twitter.com/4rdYcnipYl
Accordingly, the district administration has declared Mangal Bazar and the TMC at DAV School, Hill Top, Brajarajnagar as containment zones.