Bhubaneswar, Sept 22 (LocalWire): The State government today said that it has seen rise of a total of 4189 new cases of Coronavirus in the latest round of sample testing.
With the addition of the new cases of the pandemic, the total cases in the state touched 1.88 lakh today.
The state information and public Relations department said that out of the new cases, a total of 2453 cases are from quarantine while other 1736 cases are from local contacts.
The highest new cases were detected from Khurda district which saw 712 new cases it was followed by Cuttack which saw addition of 586 new cases.
Other districts which reported higher number of new cases included-Puri (265 cases), Mayurbhanj (174) and Sundergarh (201).
The state government claims to have done a total of 28.60 lakh sample testing till now.
The state has now a total of 38,158 active cases while it has also seen recoveries of 1.49 lakh patients too.