Bhubaneswar, Feb 24: 68 more Covid-19 positive cases were detected in the State in the last 24 hours thereby taking the total infection count in Odisha to 336835 on Wednesday.
Of these fresh cases, 40 cases were detected from among quarantined people and the rest 28 found as local contacts.
According to the data furnished on its Twitter account of the Information and Public Relations Department, the new cases were detected from 21 districts of the State.
Among the districts today, with 9 cases Khurdha remained at the top on the list followed by Sambalpur (7), Balasore, Balangir and Sundergarh 6 cases each and Jharsuguda (5)
1 case has been reported from the State Pool today.
Besides 77 Corona patients were also recovered in the State today.