Bhubaneswar, Apr 30: Odisha registered the highest single-day spike of 8,681 Covid-19 positive cases in last 24 hours, taking the State's tally to 4,44,194, informed the State Health and Family Welfare Department on Friday.
Out of the 8.681 fresh Covid-19 cases, 4,948 cases were detected from quarantined people, while 3,733 cases were reported from local contacts.
Khordha district recorded the maximum number of fresh cases at 1408, followed by Sundargarh at 745 and Cuttack at 570.
As many as 3,80,400 people of the State have recovered from Coronavirus infection so far, said the Health Department.
The State currently has 61,698 active cases, it added.