Tag: Coronavirus Cases In Odisha

Odisha Health Services Director Bijay Mohapatra
'Drop In Covid-19 Cases In Odisha Is Due To Less Covid-19 Testing For Cyclone Yaas'

Although the Covid-19 testing has decreased in the State in view of cyclone since the last two-three days, the usual test positivity rate (TPR) has declined from over 20 per cent to 14 per cent.

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Covid-19 Positive Tally In Odisha Crosses 4-Lakh Mark With 6,647 New Cases, 8 Deaths In 24 Hours

Bhubaneswar: The Covid-19 positive cases in Odisha crossed 4-lakh mark today with as many as 6,647 more persons testing positive for the virus and eight patients succumbing to the disease…

COVID19 Tally Reaches 94K In Odisha, Cases Explode In Khordha, Rayagada

Bhubaneswar: Odisha on Thursday Friday recorded its highest single-day spike of 3682 Covid-19 cases pushing the tally to 94668 in the State. The State has 28836 active cases and 65323 recoveries, Odisha I & PR Department informed on Friday. The death toll has also risen to 456 with eight more deaths in the last 24 […]

Odisha Covid-19 Tally Rises To 62294 With 2244 New Cases, 10 More Succumb

Bhubaneswar: Odisha’s novel coronavirus tally surged to 62294 on Monday with 2244 new cases, while ten more fatalities pushed the death toll to 353. While four deaths were reported from Khurda district, Bargarh, Cuttack, Ganjam, Puri, Rayagada and Sundergarh reported one death each, informed State Health and Family Welfare Department. With the new cases, Odisha […]

Covid-19 Cases Cross 18000-Mark In Odisha With 673 New Positives, 6 More Succumb

Bhubaneswar: The Covid-19 tally in Odisha rose to 18,110 with 673 new positive cases while the death toll mounted to 97 as six more succumbed to the virus in the last 24 hours, as per the I&PR Department on Monday. “Regret to inform the demise of six Covid positive patients while under treatment in hospitals,” […]

Covid Numbers Jump Over 15K Mark In Odisha, 2 More Deaths Take Toll To 79

Bhubaneswar: Odisha on Thursday reported nearly 500 new Covid-19 cases taking its overall tally beyond 15000-mark. Similarly, two Covid deaths reported today also took the toll to 79. As per State Health and Family Welfare Department, as many as 23 districts reported a total of 494 positive cases with Ganjam reporting the maximum of 246 […]

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Three More Succumb To Covid-19 In Odisha, Toll Rises To 21

Bhubaneswar: At least three persons succumbed to Covid-19 while 264 tested positive for the virus in Odisha in the last 24 hours. With this, the Covid-19 death toll rose to 21 and total cases in the State touched 6614 on Sunday. A 75-year-old male coronavirus patient of Ganjam district who was also suffering from diabetes […]

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Covid Cases Surging Towards 6000-Mark In Odisha, Khurda Registers Rapid Rise In Infection

Bhubaneswar: As many as 210 persons have been tested positive with Covid-19 in the last 24 hours in Odisha. The total number of Covid cases in the State has now risen to 5962 which includes 1815 active cases and 4123 recoveries. At least 17 persons have lost their lives due to the disease so far, […]

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Odisha Reports 282 New Covid-19 Cases, Tally Jumps Over 1000-Mark In Ganjam

Bhubaneswar: Coronavirus cases continued to surge in various districts of Odisha. As many as 282 Covid-19 cases were reported across the State today. Covid tally also jumped above 1000-mark in Ganjam district. With this, the total number of coronavirus cases in the State has risen to 5752 which includes 1740 active cases. While 3988 patients […]

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Coronavirus Cases Continue Upward Trend In Odisha With 165 New Positives

Bhubaneswar: Odisha reported 165 fresh cases of Covid-19 on Friday, taking the total number of cases in the State to 4677, informed State I&PR Department. Of the total fresh cases reported from across 17 districts of Odisha, 140 were detected from quarantine centres while the rest 25 are local cases. With the addition of the […]

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Coronavirus Tally In Odisha Goes Past 4500-Mark, 174 More Test Positive For Covid-19

Bhubaneswar: Covid-19 cases continued its upward trend in Odisha with detection of 174 new cases of SARS-CoV-2 infection in the last 24 hours, the State I & PR Department informed on Thursday. The total number of coronavirus cases in the State has risen to 4512 which includes 1451 active cases. While 3047 patients have recuperated […]

Coronavirus Infects 112 More In Odisha, Death Toll Rises To 10

Bhubaneswar: The Covid-19 cases continued to rise in Odisha with detection of 112 more cases of SARS-CoV-2 infection and one death from 18 districts across the State, informed the State I & PR Department. With this, the total number of coronavirus cases in the State rose to 3498 on Friday. Of the fresh 112 Covid-19 […]

Covid-19 Cases Rise To 3250 In Odisha After 110 New Positives

Bhubaneswar: As many as 110 persons have been tested positive for Covid-19 in the last 24 hours in Odisha taking the coronavirus tally in the State to 3250, informed State Information and Public Relations Department. Of the new cases, 97 were detected from quarantine and 13 are local contacts, added the I & PR department. […]

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Odisha Reports 138 New Covid-19 Cases, State Tally Nears 3000-Mark

Bhubaneswar: With detection of 138 new Covid-19 positive cases in the last 24 hours, the total number of coronavirus cases in Odisha rose to 2994 on Monday. The State’s tally is now inching closer to 3000-mark. The active cases in the State now stand at 1129 with 1716 recoveries and nine deaths, as per the […]

Covid-19 Tally In Odisha Nears 2500-Mark With 90 More SARS-nCoV Cases

Bhubaneswar: As many as 90 persons were tested positive with novel-Coronavirus in the last 24 hours in the State taking the cumulative Covid-19 tally in Odisha to 2,478 on Thursday, informed State Health and Family Welfare Department. The State has now a total of 1053 active cases, 1416 recoveries and seven deaths. Of the new […]

Biggest ever jump in COVID-19 cases pushes Odisha tally over 2000-mark

Bhubaneswar: As many as 156 novel coronavirus cases were detected in Odisha on Monday, the highest single-day spike till date, taking the State’s tally to 2104. With this, total the number of active coronavirus cases in the State rose to 969 while recoveries stood at 1126 and seven fatalities, according to the State Health and […]

Corona Cases Surge To 1723 In Odisha With 63 New Positives

Bhubaneswar: Odisha’s SARS-nCoV tally continued its upward trend zooming up to 1723 after reporting fresh 63 Corona cases on Friday. As per the data shared by the State Health and Family Welfare Department, a total of 63 new COVID-19 cases were detected from several districts of Odisha in the last 24 hours. While 61 corona […]

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Odisha Coronavirus Numbers: 67 Test Positive, 75 Recuperate Today

Bhubaneswar: Odisha is maintaining a healthy recovery rate as for a straight 3rd day, the recoveries outnumbered the new coronavirus cases. A total of 75 patients recovered today from the contagious disease, taking the total number of recoveries to 887. The current active cases stand at 766. On Thursday, maximum recoveries were reported from Jajpur […]

COVID19 Lockdown: Parks Reopen In Bhubaneswar, Masks Mandatory For Visitors

Bhubaneswar: After remaining shut for almost two months due to Covid-19 lockdown, major parks in Bhubaneswar were thrown open to public from today following easing of some restrictions by the State government. As per reports, four parks including Buddha Jayanti Park, Madhusudan Das Park, IG Park and Forest Park in the capital city have been […]

Gajapati, Nabarangpur Report Maiden COVID-19 Cases, Odisha Tally Mounts to 1269

Bhubaneswar: Coronavirus has now spread its tentacles to 26 districts in Odisha as Gajapati and Nabarangpur reported their maiden COVID-19 cases on Saturday. According to the Health and Family Welfare Department, 80 positive cases were reported in Odisha in the last 24 hours taking the total number of cases to 1269. One case was detected in […]

COVID cases in Odisha will touch 11K by June 6: IIT Delhi

Bhubaneswar: The recent COVID projection report by IIT Delhi delivers a bombshell.  COVID positives in Odisha will cross the 10K mark in June first week. The number of corona positives as on May 15 in the State are  at 737. As per IIT Delhi’s projection, based on AICSEIR model, the number of coronavirus positives in […]

Fight Against COVID-19: Odisha To Shift Symptomatic Cases To COVID Care Centres

Bhubaneswar: To ensure that there is no spread of COVID-19 infection in the State, Odisha has issued additional guidelines for effective management of temporary medical camps (TMC) and quarantine centres across the State. As per the guidelines, symptomatic cases will be isolated from the rest of the inhabitants after screening and shifted to COVID Care […]

‘Odisha At Doorstep Of COVID-19 Pandemic Stage-III’

Bhubaneswar: COVID-19 is fast spreading its tentacles in Odisha as 20 districts of the State have reported confirmed cases of coronavirus so far. The State reported 58 COVID-19 cases with Angul district reporting its maiden confirmed cases on Sunday. As many as 13 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in Angul district on Sunday. The total […]

Odisha Records Highest COVID-19 Cases As 34 More Test Positive On A Day

Bhubaneswar: The total number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in Odisha rose to 219 on Thursday as in a single day spike, 34 fresh cases were reported in the State, informed the State Health and Family Welfare (H&FW) Department. As many as 24 positive cases were detected in Ganjam district today, taking the COVID-19 positive […]

Two Surat Returnees Among 5 Tested Positive For COVID-19 In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Five more persons, including two Surat and two West Bengal returnees, tested positive for COVID-19 in Odisha on Sunday. With this, the total number of COVID-19 cases reached 162 in the State. As per the data of the State Health and Family Welfare Department, two new COVID-19 positive cases were reported from Ganjam (Surat […]

Odisha govt urged to increase COVID-19 quarantine capacity ahead of migrant influx

Bhubaneswar: Apprehensions are being raised over Odisha government’s preparedness to tackle the influx of nearly 7 to 8 lakh people who are now stranded in different parts of the country due to the lockdown. Senior BJP leader Bijoy Mohapatra on Thursday questioned the adequacy of quarantine facilities for nearly 10 lakh people who may return […]

‘Super Spreaders’ Trigger Sharp Rise In COVID-19 Cases In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: While Odisha govt has put its entire machinery on ground 24/7 to combat COVID-19, super spreaders are undermining such efforts triggering sharp rise in the number of positive cases of late. After Satyanagar and Bomikhal in Bhubaneswar, the recent spike in COVID-19 positive cases in Balasore and Sundergarh is attributed to two patients, among […]

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Norms For Reopening Of Shops In Bhubaneswar Relaxed

The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has relaxed the Covid-19 lockdown conditions for reopening of shops in the Smart City. However, market complexes, malls, salons, fast food stalls and tea and coffee shops will remain closed.

Coronavirus Spreads To 11 Districts In Odisha, Total Cases Reach 111

Bhubaneswar: Making its way into the southern Odisha, coronavirus has infected a 22-year-old health worker in Koraput district. The State has reported eight positive COVID-19 cases today, of which six are from Balasore, one from Jajpur, and one from Koraput which was untouched by the infection till now. #BREAKING: Odisha reports 2 new #COVID19 Positive […]

Coronavirus Live Updates: Odisha Govt Appoints Senior IAS Officers To Effectively Manage COVID Situation In State

Odisha Government today released names of senior IAS officers who have been entrusted with various specific responsibilities to effectively manage COVID-19 situation in the State.

Odisha braces up for wave of 5 lakh returnees post COVID-19 Lockdown

Bhubaneswar: Odisha is bracing up for an influx of lakhs of people who are stranded outside the state because of the ongoing lockdown. While the State government expects around 5 lakh people belonging to the state to return from outside states within days after the lockdown ends on May 3, another estimate reveals that a […]

Odisha Reports 5 COVID-19 Cases In 24 Hours, 4 From Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: The Capital city of Bhubaneswar continues to be the COVID-19 hotspot in the State with four more samples from the Smart City testing positive on Tuesday. Including these four cases, a total of five COVID-19 cases were reported in the past 24 hours in the state taking the tally of confirmed cases to 60. […]

Millions Stay At Home To Fight Coronavirus: Janta Curfew, Lockdown Begin In Odisha

Bhubaneswar:  Amid the rising coronavirus cases in the country, a voluntary shutdown following Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s clarion call for ‘Janta Curfew’ has begun today. All the commercial and business establishments baring essential services are closed in Odisha. Extending support to the Janta curfew, all the public transport vehicles including buses, taxis, autorickhaws have also […]

Coronavirus Rumour-Mongers Arrested In Odisha

Kendrapara/Kalahandi: Several persons were arrested on the charges of spreading misinformation and misleading messages on social media regarding coronavirus in different places of Odisha. As per reports, four persons were arrested in Kendrapara on the charge of posting a false and misleading message in social media regarding COVID-19. The accused persons were arrested after the […]

No Novel Coronavirus Positive Case In Odisha So Far, 2 Hospitalised

Bhubaneswar: Odisha government Tuesday said it has identified 14 people who have returned to the state from China and Thailand following the outbreak of the killer novel coronavirus (nCoV) but none have tested positive for it. While 13 people returned to the state from China, only one came from Thailand, said Odisha director of medical […]