Bhubaneswar, Aug 24 (LocalWire): The State government today said that Cuttack district reported the highest number of Coronavirus cases in the latest estimates.
According to the government, the state in total reported a total of 2949 new cases of the disease. Out of this, Cuttack district alone reported 589 new cases.
It was followed by Khurda district which saw a total of 474 cases.
Other districts which reported more cases included-Jajpur (215 cases), Ganjam (179), Mayurbhanj (156) and Raygada (143).
With the addition of the new cases, the total cases in the state touched 81,479.
The state claims to have done a total of 13,63,620 sample testing while it is home to a total of 26,602 active cases.
The state has also seen recoveries of 54,405 cases.