Odisha’s COVID-19 positive cases rise to 156


Bhubaneswar: COVID-19 positive cases increased to 156 in Odisha as two more positive cases were reported in Jajpur district on Saturday.

The two cases are a 55-year man and a 48-year man from Bari block in Jajpur district. They had recently returned from Kolkata. They were asymptomatic and in quarantine.

Contact tracing and follow-up action is being done, tweeted I&PR department.

With this, the total no cases in Jajpur now stand at 47.