Bhubaneswar: Another MLA from Odisha’s Balasore tested positive for COVID-19, informed an official on Tuesday.
BJD’s Remuna MLA Sudhanshu Shekhar Parida has tested positive for the virus.
The legislator from Balasore district had recently come in contact with BJP MLA from Nilagiri who was 1st MLA to test positive in the state.
Earlier, another BJD’s Salepur MLA from Cuttack district was found positive for Coronavirus.
Behera was under home quarantine after coming in contact with Niligiri MLA.