With new cases, the State’s tall jumped to 10,82,769
The State had recorded 4,829 cases yesterday, 4714 the day before, 3679, 2703, 1897, 1216, 680, 424 and 424 cases, respectively on preceding eight days.
The fresh infected persons include 707 children in the age group of 0-18 years. Yesterday the figure remained at 448.
While 4128 cases were reported from among quarantined persons, the rest 2943 got infected coming in local contacts, the data revealed.
Among the districts, Khurda recorded the highest 2226 cases, followed by Sundargarh 1147, Sambalpur 606, Cuttack 505, Mayurbhanj 201, Balasore 198, Bolangir 190, Puri 156, Jajpur 130 and Ganjam 111.
Besides, 486 cases were reported from the State Pool.
The department also stated that 414 Covid patients recovered during the period, taking the State’s recoveries to 10,47,031. Due to surge in cases, the number of active cases has also increased and, now, it stands at 27,216.