Bhubaneswar: Ganjam joined the list of COVID-19 affected districts of Odisha as two persons from the district tested positive for the virus yesterday, official sources said today.
The two have been identified as a 17-year-old boy and a 22-year-old youth. Both are Surat returnees and asymptomatic, sources said.
A total of 2065 samples were tested in the state yesterday, it said.
With this, the number of COVID-19 cases in Odisha mounted to 159 while number of active cases stood at 102 as 56 patients have recovered so far.
Here’s district-wise tally of COVID-19 cases in Odisha: