Cuttack, April 17: Gangster Hyder has tested positive for Covid-19 on Saturday.
His swab was sent for an antigen test before he was produced for trial in the Court.
The test report revealed Covid-19 positive, said the Deputy Commissioner of Police Cuttack.
Notably, Hyder slipped out of SCB Medical College and Hospital, Cuttack on April 10. He was intercepted by police from Jahirabad in Telangana on April 15.