Bhubaneswar, Aug 22 (LocalWire): In a continuous spike in new Coronavirus cases, Cuttack district today reported a total of 257 new cases of the global pandemic.
The data furnished by the State Information and Public Relations department claimed that the state at large reported a total of 2819 new cases of the viral disease.
With the addition of the new cases, the total reported cases from the state touched 75,537.
A total of 29 districts reported the new cases.
The government claims to have a total of 24,582 active cases and a total of 50,503 recoveries. The state also claims to have conducted a total of 12,33,805 sample testing till now.
The highest cases were reported from Khurda district which saw 443 new cases and it was followed by Cuttack with 257 new cases.
Other districts which reported higher numbers of the new cases included-Mayurbhanj (219 cases), Ganjam (192), Bargarh (136) and Balasore (105).