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83 inmates of Padampur sub-jail test Covid positive

22/05/2021 at 12:42 PM

Padampur, May 22: As many as 83 inmates of Padampur sub-jail in Bargarh district tested positive for Covid-19, informed the jail authorities today.

According to reports, at least 30 inmates of jail had tested positive for the virus recently, following which all the jail inmates underwent Covid tests. Of the total, 83 swab samples came positive for the deadly virus today.

“ Five of them have been admitted to Covid Care Centre and the rest of them are kept under isolation and being treated inside the jail,” said an official.

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