Another 33 Prisoners At Sub-Jail In Bolangir Test Positive For COVID-19

Bolangir: 33 more prisoners in the sub-jail at Patnagarh in Bolangir district have tested positive for COVID-19. With this, the number of total cases in the sub0jail has rose to 84.

Earlier, 51 inmates had tested positive for COVID-19. Following this, a team of doctors conducted COVID testing of the remaining inmates.

Meanwhile, eight infected inmates were admiited to the COVID Care Centre in Bolangir and 29 prisoners were shifted to the sub-jail at Kantabanjhi.

The jail premises have been sanitized to contain the spread of the virus, sources said.

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