Puri, July 1: As many as 12 positive cases have been reported in Puri during the second phase-2 testing for Rath Yatra.
A total of 5,569 COVID -19 samples were taken from Puri Town in last one week for testing among which 12 have been tested positive.
This was informed by the Puri district administration today.
All confirm cases have been shifted to dedicated Covid hospital, Contact tracing is going on and containment areas have been done.
As per government guidelines, only persons tested negative are allowed in Bahuda Yatra and other rituals as per the Supreme Court instructions.