Bhubaneswar, July 17 (LocalWire): The state government today said that the total reported cases of Coronavirus in the state crossed 16,000.
The government claimed that it has detected massive 718 new cases from across the state in their latest round of sample testing on a single day.
Out of the 718 new cases detected, 479 were from quarantine centres and 239 were from the local contacts.
The highest of 231 cases were detected from Ganjam district alone while Khurda district also reported 150 cases from their region.
With the addition of the new cases the total cases in the state touched 16,110. The total active cases in the state now stand at 5,124 while the total recovered cases stand at 10,887.