The State reported 174 new Covid-19 cases on Friday and 226 new cases on the previous day.
Out of 221 fresh cases in the State, 129 cases have been reported from quarantined people, 92 are local contact cases.
Sundargarh district reported the maximum number of fresh cases at 49, followed by Khordha at 48 and Cuttack at 31.
As many as 11 fresh cases were reported from the State pool.
With this, the Covid-19 tally of the State has increased to 13,28,465. So far, a total of 13,17,492 people of the State have been recovered from Covid-19.
“The active cases of the State now stand at 1,740 ,” the Department said.
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