Bhubaneswar, Aug 11 (LocalWire): The State government today said that the total Coronavirus cases in the state touched 48,796 today with the detection of new cases of the disease.
The State Information and Public Relations Department today said that the state has seen a rise of 1341 new cases of Coronavirus in the latest round of sample testing.
The department said that out of the 1341 new cases detected from across, the state reported a total of 818 cases from quarantine centres and 523 cases are from local contacts. A total of 29 districts reported new cases.
The highest cases were reported from Ganjam which saw 227 new cases while Khurda district reported a total of 218 new cases.
The government claims to have done a total of 6,92,301 total tests while the total active cases in the state stand at 15,427.
The state also reported a total of 33,020 recoveries.