Bhubaneswar, July 27 (LocalWire): The State government today said that it has seen the addition of 1503 fresh cases of Coronavirus in the latest round of sample testing.
The State Health Department said that with the addition of 1503 new cases of the global pandemic in the State, the total cases touched 26892.
According to the State Information and Public Relations Department, out of the 1503 new cases, 1002 are from quarantine centres while 501 cases are from local contacts.
The highest cases were reported from Ganjam district which saw 491 new cases.
On the other hand Khurda district also reported a staggering 223 new cases on a single day.
A total of 28 out of 30 districts reported the new cases.
The government claims to have done a total of 4,67,447 sample testing till now.
The total active cases in the state now stand at 9,919 while the total recovered cases in the state touched 16,792.