Bhubaneswar, Aug 18 (LocalWire): Khurda district on Tuesday too continued to report the maximum Coronavirus cases as it saw a rise of 419 new cases of the viral disease.
The state on the other side added a total of 2239 new cases. As per government admissions, 1416 cases were from quarantine centres while 823 were from local contacts.
A total of 29 districts reported the new cases. While Khurda topped the list with 419 new cases it was followed by Ganjam which saw 246 new cases.
Other districts which reported more cases included-Nayagarh (147 cases), Balasore (130 cases) and Cuttack (117).
With the addition of new cases, the total cases in the state touched 64,533 today.
The state has now a total of 20,339 active cases while it has a total of 43,779 recoveries too.
The government on the other hand claims to have completed more than 10 lakh testing of the samples by today morning.
Government bulletin said that till now a total of 10,09,454 samples have been tested till now.