Ganjam, Aug 8: As many as four policemen, who have tested positive for COVID-19, have been cured and joined their duties at Kabisurya Nagar police station today. The Ganjam SP has also welcomed them back.
“Ganjam Police welcomes back its another 04 heros of K.S.Nagar PS who defeated COVID-19 and immediately resumed frontline duty after recovering from coronavirus. We are proud of them who are putting their lives at risk & serving the people during the covid crisis,” said the SP on Twitter.
Today, as many as 1544 COVID-19 patients, including 560 from Ganjam, have recovered and are being discharged.
On the other hand, 1643 persons tested positive for Covid-19 on August 7 taking the tally to 44,193 in the state. When 1,018 cases were reported from quarantine centres, 625 were local contacts.
Odisha has now 15,189 active cases.