Berhampur: Ganjam today reported 218 new COVID-19 cases, highest among all districts in the state taking the total count to 3,634. Of the 570 fresh cases detected in the state, Ganjam alone reported 38.2 % of the cases.
The district also reported two more deaths.
The fresh 218 cases include 43 Corona Warriors, a person with travel history to other state and 174 persons with active contact with previous positive cases. All the new cases have been shifted to COVID hospital, informed officials.
With the new cases, the number of active cases in the district rose to 1708. However, 1892 persons have recovered from the disease while as many as 36 succumbed to the virus.
Details of the fresh cases