Balasore: The Regional Transport Office (RTO) in Balasore district has been shut and will remain closed till July 15, official sources said.
According to sources, an employee of the office, who was actively involved in arranging transport to thousands of migrants, tested positive for COVID-19 on Sunday. Following this, the office was sealed and will remain closed till July 15.
While the office will be sanitised, all those who had come in contact with the infected will undergo COVID-19 test, official sources added.
Earlier the RTO I and RTO II in Bhubaneswar and the Driving Training School in the Odisha capital were closed till Sunday after four employees of RTO I tested corona positive.