Bhubaneswar, Sept 23 (LocalWire): The state government today said that it has added a total of 4237 new cases of Coronavirus in the latest round of sample testing.
The new trend however suggests that while the cases of Khurda are getting slowly towards stabilization, Cuttack district has started reporting higher number of new cases.
In the latest estimates, Cuttack district alone reported 577 new cases of the pandemic.
However the Khurda district reported the highest of 647 new cases of the disease.
According to the State Information and Public Relations Department, out of the newly detected cases, a total of 2485 cases are from quarantine while a total of 1752 cases are from local contacts.
The department said that till now it has conducted a total of 29 lakh sample testing.
With the addition of the new cases, the total cases in the state touched 1.92 lakh.
The state is now home to 38,546 active cases while it has seen recoveries of 1.53 lakh patients too.