Burla, Aug 6: Three more doctors of Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Science and Research (VIMSAR) have tested positive for coronavirus today. All three of them are of the medicine department of the hospital.
Earlier, nine doctors have tested positive for COVID-19.
On Wednesday, the authorities of the VIMSAR closed the OPD services after doctors tested positive for Covid-19.As many as 70 doctors including 38 doctors of medicine department have been quarantined.
Earlier the medical college has also restricted patient services after several cases of Covid-19 were reported from the hospital.
On July 19 the authorities of the medical college had decided to stop most of the patient services for a week in view of coronavirus scare.