Bhubaneswar, April 21 (IANS) Three doctors and 19 nurses and paramedics have been quarantined in the Jajpur district of Odisha after they came in contact with Covid-19 patients.
Jajpur District Collector Ranjan Kumar Das said, here on Tuesday, the doctors and nurses had come in contact with the Covid-19 positive persons during their visit to hospital’s OPD.
“They had been quarantined at a Covid Care Centre in Jajpur. Their family members have been advised to observe home quarantine,” Das said.
Their swab samples have been collected and sent for test.
Five Covid-19 cases were reported in the Jajpur district on Monday.