Cuttack: The Odisha government on Friday reported its sixth novel coronavirus positive case after a person was found positive for COVID-19. This was informed by the State Health & Family Welfare Department.
According to the official reports, the person hails from Cuttack and also has a recent travel history to Delhi.
6th COVID positive case of the State detected in Cuttack with recent travel history to Delhi.
— H & FW Dept Odisha (@HFWOdisha) April 3, 2020
As fear of community transmission has spread in the state, the Chief Secretary of Odisha Asit Kumar Tripathy on Friday announced a complete shutdown in Bhubaneswar City limits and Bhadrak Municipal restriction from 8 pm tonight till 8 pm on Sunday (5th April).
The state reported its first COVID-19 positive case on March 15.
Odisha, with rest of the country is under lockdown till 14 April.