Bhubaneswar: A total number of COVID-19 cases rose to 1189 in Odisha after 86 new positive cases were reported today, informed Health & Family Welfare Department.
Of 86 cases, 46 are in Jajpur district, 11 in Cuttack, 6 in Nayagarh, 5 in Ganjam, 3 each in Balasore, Bhadrak, Keonjhar, Khordha and Puri, 2 in Balangir and 1 in Sundargarh districts.
With this, the active number of COVID cases now stands at 789.
According to Health & Family Welfare Department, total 1,13,446 RT PCR tests have been conducted of which 1189 cumulative samples were found positive for COVID-19 till May 21. Out of 86 new cases, 80 persons were tested positive in quarantine centres, one in containment zone and five were locals.
Here’s updated positive cases in districts in Odisha: