Bhubaneswar: As many as 878 COVID-19 patients have recuperated in past 24 hours in Odisha, the highest recorded in a day so far, the Health and Family Welfare Department said today.
With this, the total recovered cases in the State now stand at 18,938. Official sources said the persons who have recovered from the virus infection are being discharged.
A maximum of 396 patients from Ganjam district recovered followed by 114 from Khordha, 49 from Gajapati, 44 from Jagatsinghpur, 35 from Koraput, 33 from Balasore, 29 from Kandhamal and 26 from Angul district.
A total of 23 from Keonjhar, 16 from Nayagarh, 14 each from Cuttack and Sundergarh, 13 from Bhadrak, 11 from Malkangiri and 10 from Jajpur recovered from the infection.
Eight from Kendrapara, seven each from Bargarh, Boudh and Dhenkanal, five from Jharsuguda recovered from the disease whereas four each from Balangir and Puri, three each from Nuapada and Rayagada, two from Mayurbhanj and one from Sambalpur district recuperated.