Five More MBBS Students At VIMSAR-Burla Test COVID Positive, Total Cases 56 Now

0

Sambalpur: Five more MBBS students at the Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Sciences and Research (VIMSAR) in Burla have tested positive for Covid-19, taking the number of cases reported from the medical college to 56 so far.

On Wednesday, 16 MBBS students of the college had tested positive for COVID-19. On Tuesday, more than 30 students had tested positive leading the VIMSAR authorities to declare some hostels and staff quarters as micro-containment and buffer zones.

The students apparently showed symptoms of COVID-19 after the annual function UTKARASH-2021 from November 13 and 14.

The infected students are under isolation and are being constantly monitored by doctors of the hospital.

Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now.

Leave A Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.