Kendrapada: The district administration here on Monday declared Keutkandia village of Laxmi Narayanpur panchayat under the Derabish block in the district as containment zone.
According to sources, a man from Bari area of Jajpur district, who tested positive for the deadly virus, had visited his father-in-law’s house in Keutkandia village. Following this, the administration declared the region as containment zone.
Officials said the movement of people will be restricted in the containment zone. All essential commodities will be made available to the villagers, they added.