Bhubaneswar, May 29: Another incident of weak medical surveillance has come to the fore in Odisha with a Covid 19 positive patient fleeing from SCB Medical College Covid Hospital and remaining untraced for the over 24 hours now.
According to information, Anant Charan Sahoo (71) of Jagatsinghpur had been admitted to the SCB Medical College Covid Hospital after he tested positive for Covid on May 25. Despite searches, the family members have not been able to trace him. An FIR has been lodged at the Mangalabag police station in this regard, said Deepak Kumar Sahoo, son of Anant.
Earlier such incidents had also occurred in the premier Government hospital, according to information.