Bhubaneswar, May 26 (Local Wire): The state government early on Tuesday said that it added 79 more cases of Coronavirus, reported from across the state.
The State Health Department said that out of the 79 new cases, 71 are from quarantine centres.
With the addition of 79 new cases the total reported cases of the disease in the state touched 1517 till now.
According to the latest data, Cuttack district reported the maximum of 16 new cases.
The total reported cases of Coronavirus in Cuttack have now touched 75.
It was followed by Balangir which reported 14 new cases.
A total of 15 districts reported fresh cases of the global pandemic.
The other districts which reported cases included-Ganjam (5 cases), Jajpur (2), Balasore (4), Khurda (4), Puri (4), Nayagarh (3), Keonjhar (8), Kandhamal (7).
One case each was reported from Sonepur, Jharsuguda and Angul.