Bhubaneswar, Feb 19: As many as 92 Covid patients recovered in Odisha on Friday, taking the number of persons cured of the virus in the State to 3,33,980, informed the Health and Family Welfare Department.
According to the data furnished by the department in its Twitter account, the highest 14 patients recovered in Bargarh district, followed by nine in Jajpur, eight each in Cuttack and Sambalpur, seven in Puri, five each in Anugul and Baleswar, four eah in Boudh, Kalahandi and Sundargarh, three each in Deogarh, Jharsuguda, Khordha, Mayurbhanj, Nuapada and Sonepur district and two recovered in Bolangir and Nabarangpur and one each recovered in Ganjam and Koraput district.
Notably, the State witnessed death of a Covid 19-infected person during the last 24 hours and, thus, the number of Covid deaths increased to 1,914.
Similarly, the State’s Covid positive tally rose to 3,36,513 after 53 new positive cases were detected in the last 24 hours. Out of 53 new cases, 31 were detected from among quarantined persons and 22 detected as local contacts.