Bhubaneswar, May 2: As many as 8,015 people have tested positive for Covid-19 in Odisha in the past 24 hours, taking the Covid-19 tally of the State to 4,62,622 informed the State Health and Family Welfare Department on Sunday.
Out of the 8,015 fresh Covid-19 cases, 4,568 cases were detected from quarantined people, while 3,447 cases were reported from local contacts.
Khordha district recorded the maximum number of fresh cases at 1275, followed by Sundargarh at 735, Angul at 525 and Cuttack at 482.
As many as 3,91,048 people of the State have recovered from Coronavirus infection so far, said the Health Department.
The State currently has 69,453 active cases, it added.