Bhubaneswar: COVID-19 tally in Odisha rose to 1723 with 63 fresh cases reported in 15 districts today, informed State Information & Public Relations (I&PR) Department.
A total number of 4259 samples were tested on Thursday, of which 63 were found positive for COVID-19. Out of 63 cases, 61 are found in quarantine centres and 2 are local contacts. With this, the total number of active cases of COVID-19 mounted to 827. While 887 patients have recovered so far, the State reported 7 deaths as on May 29.
Of 63 positive cases, the highest number of cases were reported from Khordha district (12) followed by Jagatsinghpur (11) and Dhenkanal (9) in past 24 hours. The remaining cases were reported from Ganjam (4), Balasore (3), Cuttack (3), Nayagarh (7), Balangir (6) and Sundargarh (2). Similarly, the districts Puri, Mayurbhanj, Sambalpur, Koraput, Jharsuguda and Nabarangpur registered one each.
Here’s positive cases detected during May 28:
|Sl||District Name||No. of Case(s)|
Here’re travel history and case details of positive cases shared by I&PR Department today:
|District||Travel History and case details||Total tally|
|Khordha||12 cases: 10 cases in Khordha (8 in quarantine centres. 5 Maharashtra, 3 Gujarat returnees and 2 local contact cases) 2 cases in Bhubaneswar
(In quarantine centre. 1 Maharashtra and 1 Delhi returnees)
|Total 122 with 60 Active cases and 58 Recovered. Deceased 3|
|Jagatsinghpur||11 cases: All in quarantine centres. 3 West Bengal, 1 Andhra Pradesh, 2 Gujarat, 2 Tamil Nadu, 1 Telangana and 2 Maharashtra returnees||Total 60 with 55 Active cases and 5 Recovered|
|Dhenkanal||09 cases: All in quarantine centres. Surat returnees||Total 16 with 15 Active cases and 1 Recovered|
|Nayagarh||07 cases: All in quarantine centres. 1 West Bengal returnees and 6 Surat returnees||Total 64 with 55 Active cases 9 Recovered|
|Balangir||06 cases: All in quarantine centres. Maharashtra returnees||Total 62 with 56 Active cases and 6 Recovered|
|Ganjam||04 cases: All in quarantine centres. Surat returnees||Total 398 with 93 Active cases and 302 Recovered. Deceased 3|
|Balasore||03 cases: All in quarantine centres. 1 Maharashtra, 1 West Bengal and 1 Tamil Nadu returnees||Total 142 with 22 Active cases and 119 Recovered|
|Cuttack||03 cases: All in quarantine centres. 2 West Bengal and 1 Maharashtra returnees||Total 89 with 65 and 23 Recovered. Deceased 1|
|Sundargarh||02 cases: All in quarantine centres. Maharashtra returnees||Total 41 with 14 Active cases and 27 Recovered|
|Puri||01 case: In quarantine centre. Chhattisgarh returnee||Total 86 with 53 Active cases and 33 Recovered|
|Mayurbhanj||01 case: In quarantine centre. Tamil Nadu returnee||Total 17 with 6 Active cases and 11 Recovered|
|Sambalpur||01 case: In quarantine centre. Maharashtra returnee||Total 8 with 7 Active cases and 1 Recovered|
|Koraput||01 case: In quarantine centre. AP returnee||Total 8 with 7 Active cases and 1 Recovered|
|Jharsuguda||01 case: In quarantine centre. Maharashtra returnee||Total 7 with 5 Active cases and 2 Recovered|
|Nabarangpur||01 case: In quarantine centre. Surat returnee||Total 2 with All Active cases|