The State had reported 68 cases yesterday.
The data showed that the fresh infections included 20 children in the 0-18 years’ age group. Of the total, 47 cases were detected from among the quarantined people, while the rest 31 detected as local contacts.
With new cases, the State’s infection tally rose to 12,86,772.
Among the districts, Kendrapara reported 12 cases, while 18 other districts reported infection in single-digit numbers. Eleven districts didn’t report any case today.
Besides, three cases were reported from the State Pool.
During the period, 107 infected persons recovered from the virus, taking the State’s recoveries to 12,76,782. After recoveries and deaths, active Covid cases stood at 822, informed the department.