Bhubaneswar, Aug 10 (LocalWire): The State government today said that it has seen the rise of 1,528 fresh cases of Coronavirus in the latest round of sample testing in the state.
The State Health Department said that with the addition of 1528 new cases of the global pandemic in the State, the total reported cases of the global pandemic touched 47,455 in the state.
According to the State Information and Public Relations Department, out of the new cases, 948 are from quarantine centres while 580 cases are from local contacts, outside quarantine centres.
The highest cases were reported from Ganjam district which saw 233 new cases.
On the other hand Khurda district also reported a total of 218 new cases on a single day.
A total of 29 out of 30 districts reported the new cases.
The government claims to have done a total of 6,69,266 sample testing till now.
The total active cases in the state now stand at 15334 while the total recovered cases in the state touched 31784.