Bhubaneswar: Another Kolkata returnee from Jajpur district has tested positive for COVID-19 taking total count to 180 in Odisha on Wednesday.
According to Information & Public Relations Department, the patient is a 57-year-old male with travel history to West Bengal.
With this, the total number in Jajpur district, which has been designated as Red Zone, increased to 55 with 54 active cases.
Earlier in the day, one case had been detected from the coastal district. The 68-year-old patient had also travel history to Kolkata.
With the latest positive case from Jajpur, the tally in Odisha stands at 180 with 116 active and 61 recovery cases so far and two dead.