Bhubaneswar: Odisha registered its fourth COVID-19 death as a person from Ganjam district succumbed to the disease, official sources said today.
The deceased has been identified as a Surat returnee. COVID-19 toll in the state mounted to 4 as three persons had earlier died due to the disease.
On the other hand, 91 fresh COVID-19 cases were detected yesterday taking the tally to 828. The new cases are from Bhadrak (28), Balasore (17), Ganjam (15), Cuttack (12), Puri (7), Keonjhar (4), Khurda (3), Balangir (2), Kendrapara (1), Sambalpur (1) and Sundargarh (1).
With this, the number of active cases in the state rose to 628 while 196 patients have recovered so far.
Here’s district-wise tally of COVID-19 cases in Odisha: