Bhubaneswar, May 17: As many as 10,757people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Odisha in the last 24 hours, informed the State Health and Family Welfare Department on Monday morning.
Out of the 10757 fresh Covid-19 cases, 6,024 cases were detected from quarantined people, while 4,733 cases were reported from local contacts.
Cuttack district recorded the maximum number of fresh cases at 973, followed by Khordha at 909 and Sundargarh at 832.
With the new cases, the total tally of Covid-19 cases in the State increased to 6,22,981.
As many as 5,14,532 people of the State have recovered from Coronavirus infection so far, said the Health Department.
The State currently has 1,06,061 active cases, it added.