Bhubaneswar: Odisha recorded its second positive case of coronavirus disease, COVID-19, on Thursday.
The 20-year-old patient returned from UK on Wednesday.
As per reports, out of the 14 samples sent to the Regional Medical Research Centre (RMRC) Bhubaneswar, one sample tested positive for the virus.
“Today 14 samples were tested at RMRC Bhubaneswar out of which one is positive for #COVID2019. This is the second positive case in Odisha. The second confirmed case has also a travel history to a COVID 19 affected country. State Surveillance Unit has initiated contact tracing,” tweeted the State Health and Family Welfare Department.
Odisha on March 15 reported its first positive case of Coronavirus. The 33-year-old man is currently undergoing treatment at the Capital Hospital. He had a travel history to Italy.