Balianta, July 27: An owner of a patholab has tested for positive in Balakati area under Balianta block in Khordha district.
According to sources, the patholab owner had administered injections to a Kolkata returnee of Basantipedi village, who later tested positive for the virus.
The patholab owner reportedly developed COVID-19 symptoms. Later, he went to a private hospital and tested positive for coronavirus.
On the other hand, all the persons who have come in contact with the patholab owner have been asked to stay in isolation.