Odisha Reports 868 New COVID Cases; Khurda Still Worst-hit Dist

Bhubaneswar: The total coronavirus cases mounted to 3,10, 920 with 868 infections being reported in the past 24 hours, as per the data by the State I&PR department.

Of the total fresh cases detected from all 30 districts, 502 have been reported from different quarantine centres while 366 are local contact cases. Contact tracing and follow-up action is underway, said the department today.

Khordha recorded the highest of 102 fresh cases followed by Sundargarh (82) and Cuttack (65).

Currently, the number of total active cases in the state stands at 8,818 and recovered cases at 3,00,474.

Here’s the district-wise break-up of new cases: