Odisha reports 170 new COVID-19 cases, 184 recover

Bhubaneswar: As many as 170 new COVID-19 cases were reported in Odisha while 184 patients have recovered from the infection on Saturday, informed the Health Department.

The fresh recovery cases include 48 persons from Ganjam, 45 from Khordha, 31 from Balasore, 12 from Gajapati, 10 from Bhadrak, six each from Jagatsinghpur and Jharsuguda, five each from Kendrapara and  Puri, four from Sundergarh, three each from Bolangir and Keonjhar, two from Cuttack, one each from Angul, Jajpur, Kandhamal and Mayurbhanj.

The total recovered cases in Odisha now stand at 4606.

The health department informed 170 new COVID-19 cases were reported in the state in the last 24 hours, taking the total number to 6350.

Of the new cases, 143 cases have been reported from various quarantine centres while 27 are local contact cases.