Rourkela, April 22: As many as 427 new Covid-19 cases were reported from Sundargarh district during the last 24 hours. Surprisingly, 370 cases were reported from Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP).
On the other hand, two patients who were admitted in Ispat General Hospital (IGH) succumbed to the virus during this period.
The RSP employees are in panic following the multifold rise in Covid cases.
Long queues were seen today in the steel city for antigen and RT-PCR test.
The Covid tally in the district reached at 23055 with detection of the fresh cases.