Bhubaneswar, May 6 (Local Wire): Odisha government claims that Jajpur district recorded one more case of Coronavirus taking the total cases from the state to 176.
The State Health Department data revealed that the northern district which had a total of 52 cases till Tuesday evening added one more at night.
The patient is said to be a 58-year-old male who had recently returned from West Bengal.
The district is now worst hit from Coronavirus cases and reported the highest number of cases in the state.
The government claimed that till Tuesday midnight, it had been able to test a total of 44663 samples.
With the latest addition of a new case the total active cases in the state stand at 114 while it has also reported 60 cases of recoveries.