Berhampur: Nine COVID Warriors of Berhampur Police have tested positive on Tuesday, according to SP. They are fine and under observation.
Official sources said the swab samples of the police personnel were sent earlier for test and the report has confirmed corona positive.
Reports said two women of the district, one of them suffering from chronic kidney disease, succumbed to COVID-19 earlier on Tuesday.
The Health official sources said they passed away while undergoing treatment at COVID hospital here. Earlier on Sunday, four policemen had tested positive for COVID-19 in the district. As per reports, as many as 108 frontline workers have tested positive for the virus since June 13.
So far 41 COVID-19 patients have recovered. A total of 1,379 corona positive cases have been registered in the district, health officials said.