Bhubaneswar, July 3 (LocalWire): Odisha today reported 561 new COVID cases, the I & PR department said in a tweet.
While 425 new cases were reported from quarantine centres, 136 were local contact cases, the tweet informed.
This is reportedly the highest number of cases reported in Odisha in a single day, till date.
While Ganjam reported the highest number of 283 new cases, it was followed by Cuttack at 81 and Rayagada at 76 cases respectively.
Khordha, Bargarh and Bolangir reported 26, 21 and 19 cases respectively.
Mayurbhanj, Jagatsinghpur and Sambalpur reported 10, 6 and 8 cases respectively.
While Jharsuguda and Kendrapara reported 2 cases each, Bhadrak, Puri and NDRF reported 1 case each.