Bhubaneswar, May 30: As many as 9,541 people have tested positive for Covid-19 in Odisha in the last 24 hours, informed the State Health and Family Welfare Department on Sunday.
Out of the 9,541 fresh Covid-19 cases, 5,343 cases were detected from quarantined people, while 4,198 cases were reported from local contacts.
Khordha district recorded the maximum number of fresh cases at 1,342, followed by Cuttack at 716, Mayurbhanj at 695, Sundargarh at 595, Angul at 562 and Puri at 528.
With the new cases, the total tally of Covid-19 cases in the State increased to 7,56,684.
As many as 6,58,646 people of the State have recovered from Coronavirus infection so far, said the Health Department.
At present, the State has 95,266 active cases.