Bhubaneswar, June 17 (LocalWire): The State government today said that it has detected 175 new cases of Coronavirus in their latest round of sample testing.
According to the data furnished by the State government, out of the 175 new cases detected 145 of them were from quarantine centres while 30 were reported from the local population.
Data suggested that Gajapati district reported the highest new cases. It alone reported 57 fresh cases from the district while it was followed by Khurda district which saw 25 cases.
The new cases have been reported from 15 districts across the state.
21 fire personnel who had gone for Amphan rescue works in West Bengal also tested positive for the disease in the recent sample testing.
The government claims that the total cases in the state have touched 4338. The government claims to have done a total of 208472 tests till now.