According to the data tweeted by the Information and Public Relations Department, 603 cases were detected from among the quarantined people and the rest 427 got infected from locals contacts.
Among the districts, Sundargarh reported highest227 cases, followed by Khurda 164, Mayurbhanj 110, Sambalpur 77, Cuttack 50, Sonepur 39, Balangir 35, Kalahandi 26, Balasore and Kandhamal 23 each, Bargarh 22, Jharsuguda 21, Nayagarh 20, Jajpur 19, Rayagada 18, Kendrapada and Koraput 17 each, Keonjhar 13, Boudh 12, Bhadrak and Nuapada 11 each and Puri 10.
Similarly, Deogarh reported nine cases, Gajapati and Jagatsinghpur seven each and Angul and Dhenkanal three each.
Besides, 36 cases were reported from the State Pool.
With new infections, the State’s positive tally mounted to 13,10,115.
Yesterday, 1,066 Covid patients recovered and, thus, the State’s total recoveries stood at 12,93,951. After recoveries and deats (9,136 due to Covid and 53 for other reasons), there were 6,974 active cases in the State.
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