Odisha reported 593 new covid positive cases in last 24 hours, taking State’s total (since the beginning of pandemic) to 10,29,412 and out of that, 10,16,165 patients have recovered from the disease including 557 new recoveries reported yesterday.
Of 593 cases, 346 were in quarantine and 247 are local contact cases. Also, 80 cases are under 18 years’ of age.
State reported 4 more deaths and with this, total death toll increased to 8227.
71,749 tests have been conducted in last 24 hours. Daily Positivity Rate remains at 0.82 percent.
Eight Districts do not have single case even. Khurda recorded 290 cases alone, which is nearly 50 percent of the new cases found in last 24 hours.