Bhubaneswar, Aug 3 (LocalWire): The State government today said that it has seen the rise of 1,384 fresh cases of Coronavirus in the latest round of sample testing in the state.
The State Health Department said that with the addition of 1384 new cases of the global pandemic in the State, the total reported cases of the global pandemic touched 36,297 in the state.
According to the State Information and Public Relations Department, out of the new cases, 873 are from quarantine centres while 511 cases are from local contacts, outside quarantine centres.
The highest cases were reported from Ganjam district which saw 311 new cases.
On the other hand Khurda district also reported a total of 211 new cases on a single day.
A total of 26 out of 30 districts reported the new cases.
The government claims to have done a total of 5,56,588 sample testing till now.
The total active cases in the state now stand at 14,095 while the total recovered cases in the state touched 21,954.