Odisha reports marked rise in Covid cases with 51 positives
Bhubaneswar: Odisha on Sunday saw a marked rise in daily Covid cases with 51 new positives in different districts of the State in the last 24 hours.
According to the data shared by the Information & Public Relations Department, as many as 51 new Covid positive cases were reported in 11 districts and the State Pool. A total of 38 persons were infected with the virus on Saturday.
There are only two children in the 0-18 age group. Out of the total 51 cases, 30 are quarantine cases while the rest 21 are local contacts. Currently, there are 239 active cases in the State.
Khordha only reports 26 Covid positives today followed by State Pool, Balasore, Cuttack with 7, 4, 3 positives respectively. Likewise, Jagatsinghpur, Nayagarh, Sundargarh recorded two Covid positives each while Sambalpur, Nuapada, Jharsuguda, Ganjam, Boudh recorded one positive case each.
7. Khurda: 26
8. Nayagarh: 2
9. Nuapada: 1
10. Sambalpur: 1
11. Sundargarh: 2
12. State Pool: 7
New recoveries: 14
Cumulative tested: 31948569
Active cases: 239
— I & PR Department, Odisha (@IPR_Odisha) June 19, 2022