Berhampur: The corona positive cases in Ganjam spiked to 47 with 19 new patients being detected in the district on Thursday.
All patients, barring one, are Surat returnees.
The I & PR Department in a tweet on Friday informed that one among them had returned from Kerala.
2nd Health Update, 8th May
Out of 19 New Positive Cases in Ganjam 18 are Surat Returnees and ‘One’ is Kerala Returnee.
Contact tracing and follow-up action is being done.
— I & PR Department, Odisha (@IPR_Odisha) May 8, 2020
Contact tracing and follow-up action are being carried out, it added.