Bhubaneswar: July 01: 251 more people have tested positive in the State. Out of 251 new cases, Ganjam has registered 102 cases, Cuttack 32 cases, Khurda 26 cases, Nayagarh 14 cases, Puri & Bargarh 12 cases each, Malkangiri 10 cases, Sundergarh 7 cases, Gajapati 6 cases, Mayurbhanj & Jharsuguda 5 cases each, Bolangir, Deogarh & Kendrapara 4 cases each, Samalpur & Balasore 2 cases each and Sonepur, Jajpur & Angul 1 case each.
One NDRF personnel has also tested positive.
208 persons were in quarantine and rest 43 are local contact cases.
Total COVID-19 cases in the State rose to 7316.
One more COVID Positive patient from Ganjam District died today. As tweeted by Health & Family Welfare Department, he passed away due to terminal cancer of the lungs with brain metastasis.