Bhubaneswar, Oct 19 (LocalWire): The State government today said that it has reported a total of 1982 new cases of Coronavirus in the latest round of sample testing.
This is a further improvement in the Coronavirus cases in the state.
The State reported below 2000 cases after several months.
The highest cases of the pandemic were reported from Khurda district which saw 300 new cases while it was followed by Cuttack which saw 145 new cases.
Other districts which reported higher number of new cases included-Angul (119 cases), Jajpur (86) and Balasore (86).
The State has now a total of 22,304 active cases while it has also seen recoveries of 2.46 lakh patients.
The state claims to have done a total of 40.82 lakh sample testing while the total number of cases of the disease in the state touched 2.7 lakh today.