Bhubaneswar, July 6 (LocalWire): The state government today said that it has found 456 new cases of Coronavirus from the state in the latest round of sample testing.
The State Information and Public Relations Department said that out of the 456 new cases, 309 cases are reported from the quarantine centres while a total of 147 cases are reported from the local population.
Ganjam district alone reported the highest of 166 cases alone while it was followed by Jajpur which saw 57 cases.
With the addition of new cases, the total cases from the state touched 9526.
A total of 22 districts reported new cases.
The government claims that the state has now a total of 3254 active cases and 6224 cases of recoveries.
It also claimed to have done testing of 297234 samples till now.