Tag: Covid In Jails

Covid cases in Odisha Jails
Over 800 Prisoners Tested Covid Positive In Odisha In May, Majority Jails Free From Virus

As the second wave of SARS-CoV-2 infections sweeps Odisha, as many as 816 prisoners have been tested positive for Covid-19 in the State during the month of May 2021, a statement released by the State Prison Headquarters has revealed.

  • Thursday, 27 May 2021
Covid Positive Prisoner From Jharpada Jail Dies
Covid Positive Undertrial Prisoner From Jharpada Jail Dies

An undertrial prisoner lodged at Jharpada jail succumbed to Covid-19 while undergoing treatment in Cuttack, DIGP, Prisons Subhakanta Mishra informed OTV on Sunday. 

  • Sunday, 16 May 2021