Bhubaneswar, Sept 21 (LocalWire): The state government today said that it has seen a total of 4,242 new cases of Coronavirus in the latest round of sample testing.
The state Information and Public Relations department said that with the addition of the new cases the total reported cases of the disease today touched 1.84 lakh.
The department said that out of the new cases, a total of 2503 cases are from quarantine while 1739 cases are from local contacts.
The maximum cases were reported from Khurda district which saw 652 cases while it was followed by Cuttack which saw 595 new cases.
Other districts which reported higher cases included-Jharsuguda (205), Jagatsinghpur (176) and Puri (182).
The government claims to have done a total of 28.14 lakh testing of samples till now.
The department said that the state is now home to 37,684 active cases while it has also seen recoveries of 1,45,675 patients till now.