Bhubaneswar, May 17 (Local Wire): The State government early on Sunday morning said that it has witnessed rise of 91 new cases of Coronavirus in the state in their latest testing of samples.
According to the data shared by the State Health and Family Welfare Department the total cases in the state have now touched 828.
At the same time the state has also witnessed two new deaths owing to Coronavirus infection.
The two new deaths were reported from Ganjam district.
Now the total deaths in the state have touched five.
The government claimed that out of the 91 new cases 87 were in quarantine centres while two others were local.
These include one person who came in contact with the Coronavirus patients, one sarpanch and two others.