November 28, 2020

21 NDRF and ODRAF personnel tested positive for COVID-19

NFTV:Odisha:Bhubaneswar: Another 21 personnel of ODRAF ( Odisha Disaster Rapid Action Force ) and NDRF ( National Disaster Response Force ) tested positive for deadly COVID-19 virus informed by state information and public relation department today. With this, a total of 136 NDRF/ODRAF/Fire Services personnel have been tested positive for the deadly coronavirus in Odisha.

All these personnel were deployed in various parts of West Bengal for the post Cyclone Amphan relief and rescue works. They were under quarantine after return from West Bengal. The swabs of the personnel were collected from the quarantine centers and the result came out positive for COVID-19.