Bhubaneswar, May 2 (Local Wire): The Red Zone of Jajpur has now again found five new cases of Coronavirus during the testing of new samples.
The State Health Department on Saturday morning said that it has found the new cases through the sample testing on Thursday.
The government said that till now it conducted a total of 36593 samples.
The department said out of the five new cases two were contacts of earlier Coronavirus patients.
All the five new patients said to have returned from West Bengal recently and werer asymptomatic.
Contact tracing and follow up actions are now been done to get more details.
With the detection of new cases the total Coronavirus cases in the state reached 154.
The state has now 98 active cases and 55 recoveries.