Bhubaneswar, Sept 5 (LocalWire): The state government today said that Khurda district in the latest round of sample testing found massive 878 new cases of Coronavirus.
With the new figures, Khurda district remained most troubled and vulnerable for new Coronavirus infection.
The state at large on the other hand reported 3543 new cases of the disease.
The State Information and Public Relations Department said that with the addition of the new cases, the total cases in the state touched 1,20,221.
A total of 30 districts reported the new cases. While Khurda district reported the maximum cases, it was followed by 326 cases from Mayurbhanj district.
The other districts which reported higher cases included-Bargarh (274 cases), Cuttack (295) and Jajpur (205).
The department said that it has been able to conduct a total of 20.48 lakh sample testing till now.
The government claims that the state is home to 29,299 active cases while it has also reported a total of 90,331 recoveries too.