Bhubaneswar, July (LocalWire): The state government today said that the state has witnessed the highest ever single day rise of 1264 new Coronavirus cases from across the state in the latest round of sample testing.
The government said that out of the total 1,264 cases reported from the state, a total of 847 cases are from quarantine centres while a total of 417 new cases are reported from local contacts.
The government said that 27 out of 30 districts reported the new cases of the viral disease.
Ganjam district alone has the highest of 540 cases on a single day.
Khurda district also reported more than 100 cases. A total of 137 cases were reported from Khurda.
The government claimed that with the detection of new cases, the total reported cases of the disease in the state touched 21,099.
The government claims to have conducted a total of 4,21,931 sample testing.
The state said that it has now a total of 7,205 active cases while it has a total of 13,749 recoveries.