Bhubaneswar, Sept 26 (LocalWire): The State government today said that it has reported a record 4,356 new cases of Coronavirus in the latest round of sample testing.
Khurda unlike last few days again reported a spike in the number of the pandemic cases. The district reported the highest of 902 new cases of the viral disease.
The State Information and Public Relations Department today said that out of the new cases detected, 2,529 cases were reported from quarantine while a total of 1,827 cases were reported from local contacts.
Other districts which reported higher number of new cases included-Cuttack (409 cases), Jagatsinghpur (171) and Balasore (194).
With the addition of the new cases, the total cases in the state touched 2.054 lakh.
The state is now home to 39,184 active cases while it has also seen recoveries of 1,65,432 cases.