Bhubaneswar, Aug 20 (LocalWire): The latest data of new Coronavirus cases today claimed that Cuttack surpassed Ganjam in reporting new cases of the global pandemic.
Cuttack has seen a surge in detection of the new cases since the first week of August after the local administration started more testing and brought active surveillance in containment zones.
With the Silver City reporting more cases than Ganjam, concerns are now high of Cuttack reaching a new peak in the days to come after Ganjam and Khurda districts, the most troubled zone now for Coronavirus.
In the last few weeks, Khurda district has started reporting more cases than Ganjam while the latter has started reporting leeser cases.
Cuttack district today reported 241 new cases of the disease today, second highest after Khurda while Ganjam reported 226 new cases.
Cuttack till now has reported a total of 4,710 cases while it has also seen the death of 19 Coronavirus patients till now.
It has also seen recoveries of 3,127 patients till now.