Jharsuguda, May 22: A five year old boy from Mangal Bazar in the district has been tested Covid-19 positive, officials said today.
Officials said that the infected boy along with his family members have been in home quarantine after they returned from outside the state. “There is constant monitoring over their health conditions. We urge the residents not to panic and co-operate administration,” said an official.
As many as two persons in the district have been infected with the deadly virus before the fresh case while both the earlier infected persons have also been discharged.