Out of the 7,071 cases, 4,128 were detected in quarantine while 2,943 are local contact cases
The district accounts for the second highest number of fresh coronavirus infections in the past 24 hours after Khordha.
The State saw a double rise in number as on Tuesday the State had logged 680 COVID-19 cases. While on Monday it had registered 424 COVID-19 cases.
Odisha reported deaths of as many as 65 patients who were tested positive for the virus on Wednesday
The daily infection numbers of Covid continues to oscillate in the State with as many as 3,371 persons testing positive for the Coronavirus in the last 24 hours.
Odisha on Wednesday registered its highest ever single-day Covid-19 toll with as many as 40 people succumbing to the virus while 8,399 new cases were reported across the State in the last 24 hours.
Odisha witnessed a sharp dip in the daily Covid-19 infections with the detection of 6736 new cases in the last 24 hours, a decline of almost 5k cases. 34 persons succumbed to the virus during the period, pushing the death toll to 2618.Odisha witnesses SHARP DIP in the daily Covid-19 infections.
A total of 7,012 cases were reported from quarantine centres while the rest 5,511 were local transmission cases.
These are times of unprecedented crisis and in such hours of need, humanity is faltering more often than not.
In these adverse times of a lethal pandemic, this couple from Odisha's Bhadrak has turned Messiah for all the needy persons.
Leader of Opposition (LoP) in Odisha Assembly Pradipta Naik, who is under treatment at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Bhubaneswar, is fast recovering.
Commenting on the Covid-19 trends in Odisha, Director of Health Services, Bijay Mohapatra on Tuesday (May 18) stated that despite being a starting point, Sundergarh is gradually witnessing a downward.
State Health Expert Dr Niroj Mishra has emphasized on lockdown extension in Odisha.
With Odisha slowly running out of its critical healthcare resources for the treatment of patients as Covid cases continue to rise, the State Government on Saturday constituted 4 special teams for thorough verification of ICU wards in the Twin Cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar, two of the highest Covid hit regions
The COVID-19 Pandemic has affected us like nothing else in our lifetimes and it has taught us that humanity is above everything else.