Bhubaneswar, May 1 (Local Wire): With the detection of one more case of Coronavirus from Balasore district, the district has surpassed Khurda district in terms of hosting the maximum number of active cases of the disease.
Balasore district now has a total of 20 active cases of Coronavirus, second to Jajpur district which has 35 active cases.
Khurda district which had reported the highest of 47 cases now has only 19 active cases.
Data from the Health Department also claims that the district till now has not reported a single recovery from the Coronavirus case.
Most of the case reported in the district had links with West Bengal.
With the frequent detection of Coronavirus cases from the district, Balasore has now come under Red Zone area in addition to Jajpur and Khurda districts.