Bhubaneswar, May 29 (Local Wire): The state government early on Friday morning said that it has detected 63 fresh cases of Coronavirus in the latest round of sample testing.
According to the latest update from the government till today morning with the addition of 63 new cases the total cases in the state touched 1723.
The government also claimed that till now they have been able to test 1,43,570 samples to screen Coronavirus.
The State government said that now the state has more cases of recoveries compared to the number of active cases.
It said that the state is now home to 827 active cases of Coronavirus while it has a total of 887 recovered cases of the disease.
In the latest testing, Khurda district reported the maximum of 12 cases while it was followed by Jagatsinghpur which saw 11 new cases.
A total of 15 districts reported the fresh cases today morning.
Other districts which reported the cases included-Ganjam (4), Balasore (3), Cuttack (3), Puri (1), Nayagarh (7), Balangir (6), Sundergarh (2), Mayurbhanj (1), Dhenkanl (9) while one case each was reported from Sambalpur, Koraput, Jharsuguda and Nabarangpur.