24 more test COVID-19 positive in Odisha, tally at 270

Bhubaneswar: In a huge surge in COVID-19 cases in Odisha, as many as 24 more persons from Ganjam district tested positive for the virus taking the tally to 270, official sources said this evening.

All of them have been identified as Surat returnees. With this, the number of active cases in the state stood at 205 while 63 patients have recovered so far. Ganjam district surpassed Jajpur district in number of positive cases as 71 cases have been reported from Ganjam so far, sources said.

Meanwhile, a truck driver of Mumbai met with a road accident in Odisha and was admitted to AIIMS-Bhubaneswar. He later tested positive for COVID-19. The case will be counted in the state of Maharashtra, sources added.

Here’s district-wise tally of COVID-19 cases in Odisha:

District Positive Recovered Active Deceased
Ganjam 71 00 71 00
Jajpur 55 01 54 00
Khurdha 50 32 16 02
Balasore 27 05 22 00
Bhadrak 24 12 12 00
Sundargarh 12 06 06 00
Kendrapara 08 02 06 00
Jagatsinghpur 05 00 05 00
Mayurbhanj 04 00 04 00
Balangir 02 00 02 00
Jharsuguda 02 00 02 00
Keonjhar 02 00 02 00
Cuttack 02 01 01 00
Kalahandi 02 02 00 00
Koraput 01 00 01 00
Deogarh 01 00 01 00
Dhenkanal 01 01 00 00
Puri 01 01 00 00

 

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