Cuttack: The authorities of the Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) on Monday declared a building at Kumbhara Sahi under ward no.26 as a micro-containment zone following the detection of COVID-19 cases.
As per CMC officials, around 24 people from among nine families staying at the particular building at Kumbhara street, tested positive for COVID-19 when their samples were collected for testing.
Acting upon it, we have marked the building as a ‘Micro Containment Zone’ to contain any further spread of COVID-19 in the region. pic.twitter.com/e8QOfLh421
— CMC,Cuttack (@CMCCuttack) August 24, 2020
The decision to declare the building as a micro-containment zone was required to facilitate active contact tracing measures of the new positive cases, said CMC in a statement.
Further, no person would be allowed to enter into or going out of the building until further orders. All the inhabitants within the micro-containment zone shall strictly remain inside their home.
The supply of essential and medical requirements will be ensured through Puja Committee of Kumbhara area.
(Edited By Devbrat Patnaik)