Bhubaneswar, April 16 (Local Wire): The state government early on Thursday morning said that the state has not seen a single COVID 19 positive case in the state in the last 24 hours while it has reported one more recovery.
According to the State Health Department it has tested a total of 6734 samples out of which no new case was detected on Wednesday and the total cases in the state stood at 60.
The total recoveries from the state now stand at 19.
The government meanwhile said that one COVID patient hailing from Sundergarh has now recovered.
With the increased testing capacity the state tested a total of 1197 samples on the single day on Wednesday.
A statement from the state health department said, “It is indeed a pleasure to share that today we tested 1197 samples for COVID-19, the highest so far. No new cases were found.
One positive case of Sundargarh has recovered from COVID-19 and will soon be discharged. Our recovered cases now stand at 19.”