Bhubaneswar: Three among the four persons, who tested positive for COVID-19 in Bhubaneswar on Tuesday, are from Bomikhal.
According to the Health and Family Welfare Department, the 50-year-old man, 51-year-old woman and 75-year-old man are neighbours of the other COVID-19 patients in the locality, which has turned into a hotspot in the Odisha capital with 18 cases being detected so far.
These residents of Babylon apartment were asymptomatic and their samples were collected as part of surveillance in the containment zone. After testing positive for the virus, they were shifted to KIMS COVID Hospital.
On Monday, a 35-year-old neighbour of their’s had tested positive for the virus.
While the Odisha’s tally is 60, Bhubaneswar so far has 46 COVID-19 confirmed cases.