Odisha reports first case of COVID-19

Odisha reports first case of COVID-19

The first confirmed case of novel coronavirus was reported in Odisha today after a researcher who recently returned from Italy tested positive for it, a senior official said.

The 33-year-old man is being treated at Capital Hospital Bhubaneswar, he said.

"His condition is stable and he is not showing any other complications," state government's chief spokesperson on coronavirus cases Subroto Bagchi told reporters.