Binika, Mar 20: As many as six students of a state-run junior college in Binika area of Subarnapur district tested positive for coronavirus.
The students underwent tests after they developed some symptoms of the viral infection and found to be corona positive in the past 24 hours.
A team of Binika Community Health Centre (CHC) had collected 90 samples from the college. Of the total, six students, who had undergone rapid antigen test, tested positive for the deadly virus.
Meanwhile, the local administration has asked the faculty members and students to home quarantine themselves.
Worth mentioning, 17 students of a private school and an ashram in Cuttack tested positive for coronavirus in the past 24 hours.