Subrat Kumar Sarangi
Bhubaneswar (NVI): A private hospital in the city has been sealed by Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation after 27 fresh Covid-19 positive cases were found, a maximum of them being the staff members.
According to sources, Blue wheel Hospital in Mancheswar Industrial Estate has been sealed after fresh cases were found.
The municipal corporation has issued a show-cause notice to the hospital for violation of COVID-19 guidelines by the government.
Today, the Blue Wheel Hospital was closed because it violated the #COVID19 regulations. The 27 cases detected are mostly the hospital staff & the rest all employee of the hospital has been quarantined & tested.
We request all Don’t Panic & follow the #COIVD19 guidelines. 3/3
— BMC (@bmcbbsr) June 24, 2020
After detection of the positive cases, all direct contacts of the cases have been quarantined and premises of the hospital have been sanitised to avoid the further possibility of spread of infection.
The total number of coronavirus cases in Odisha touched 5,752 today after 290 fresh cases were reported in the last 24 hours, according to Odisha State Information and Public Relations Department data.