Bhubaneswar, Sept 15 (LocalWire): The Khurda district today reported a minor dip in the rise of new cases of Coronavirus compared to the cases reported in the last one week.
The State Information and Public Relations Department today said that the district reported a total of 517 new cases of the pandemic.
The state on the other hand reported a total of 3645 total cases in the state in the latest round of sample testing.
The department said that out of the new cases, a total of 2151 cases were from quarantine while 1494 cases of local contacts.
Other districts which reported higher number of cases besides Khurda district included-Cuttack (357 cases), Puri (246). Bargarh (157) and Balasore (156).
The state claims to have done a total of 25.16 lakh sample testing till now.
With the inclusion of new cases, the total cases in the state touched 1.586 lakh cases.
The state is now home to 35,928 active cases and it has also seen recoveries of 1,22,024 patients.