Bhubaneswar, Apr 29: The total number of tests for detection of Covid-19 crossed the one-crore mark in Odisha on Thursday, informed the State Health and Family Welfare Department.
The Health Department saluted the Covid warriors who have continued to work round the clock in laboratories and testing centres.
In a tweet, the Health Department said, “Proud to share that today Odisha has crossed the milestone of over One Crore COVID19 tests! We salute our silent Covid Warriors who continue to work round the clock in laboratories and testing centres.”
Odisha's Covid-19 tally surged to 4,35,513, on Thursday as 6,998 more people tested positive for the infection in last 24 hours, said the Health Department.
The State currently has 57,710 active cases, it added.