Cuttack: As many as three wards of Banki block in Cuttack district have been declared as containment zones to prevent the spread of deadly virus in the region.
According to sources, positive case of Covid-19 was detected in Kalapathara panchayat of Banki block. Following this, the administration there declared ward no. 14, 15 and 16 as containment zones.
Meanwhile, Banki Sub-Collector, local Tehsildar and BDO have initiated the contact tracing.
Reportedly, the areas surrounding villages have been sealed while police force has been deployed to maintain law and order in the region.