Covid-19: Odisha reports 1215 positive cases, 7 deaths


Bhubaneswar: Odisha reported as many as 1215 new COVID19 positive cases and seven more deaths due to Coronavirus in the last 24 hours, informed the health department on Tuesday.

Three fatalities were reported from Ganjam, two from Rayagada and one from Cuttack district and a minor from Bhubaneswar.

“A 5-year old male child of Bhubaneswar who was also suffering from Cerebral Palsy with seizure disorder,” said the department.

Out of new positive cases, 753 were reported from quarantine centres and 462 are local contacts.

The total positive cases rose to 28,107 cases while the active cases stood at 10545.

District wise COVID positive tally reported today is as follows:

1. Angul: 11

2. Balasore: 29

3. Bargarh: 10

4. Bhadrak: 2

5. Balangir: 21

6. Boudh: 2

7. Cuttack: 60

8. Deogarh: 1

9. Dhenkanal: 1

10. Gajapati: 89

11. Ganjam: 332

12. Jagatsinghpur: 47

13. Jajpur: 20

14. Jharsuguda: 2

15. Kalahandi: 8

16. Kandhamal: 14

17. Kendrapara: 14

18. Keonjhar: 77

19. Khurda: 312

20. Koraput: 73

21. Malkangiri: 14

22. Mayurbhanj: 22

23. Nayagarh: 7

24. Nuapada: 8

25. Puri: 11

26. Rayagada: 24

27. Sonepur: 2

28. Sundargarh: 2