Bhubaneswar, July 19 (LocalWire): The total reported cases of Coronavirus in Odisha today crossed 17,000 with the detection of 736 new cases, the state government said.
According to the State Health and Family Welfare department, with the addition of 736 new cases, the total cases of the disease in the state touched 17,437.
The government said that out of the 736 new cases detected from across the state, 481 were from the quarantine centres while 255 were from local contacts.
Ganjam district alone reported 247 new cases in the latest round of sample testing.
Khurda district reported 107 new cases. The new cases were reported from a total of 25 districts.
The total active cases in the state now stand at 5,381 while it has a total of 11,937 recovered cases.
The government on the other hand did a total of 3,86,102 sample testing till now.