Odisha recorded the deadliest day of the pandemic on Tuesday as 33 COVID patients succumbed to the virus in a day, taking the death count in the state to 2549. The state's total caseload rose to 7, 14,380 with the detection of 10,939 more infections. Odisha sees the DEADLIEST DAY of the Covid pandemic. 33 Covid patients SUCCUMB to the infection in last 24 hours, taking the death count to 2549. Odisha however witnessed SLIGHT DIP in daily COVID-19 infections. 10939 POSITIVE CASES detected in last 24 hours in Odisha. 6178 cases in QUARANTINE, rest 4761 are LOCAL TRANSMISSION cases. Odisha’s TEST POSITIVITY RATE (TPR) at 17.5 per cent. Total 20 districts recorded MORE THAN 200 corona positive cases. KHORDHA remains the WORST AFFECTED district with 1298 new positive cases. CUTTACK next in list with 922 positives; ANGUL recorded 819 new cases. 763 n-CoV cases in DHENKANAL, 604 cases in MAYURBHANJ, 512 in SUNDARGARH. The State’s CORONAVIRUS POSITIVE TALLY mounts to 7,14,380. Odisha's ACTIVE CASE count @ 1,10,554 after today’s surge. 11614 Covid-infected persons RECOVERED on Monday. So far, 6,01,224 Covid-19 patients have RECOVERED in the state.
Published: Diptiranjita Patra
Last updated: 25 May 2021, 11:13 AM IST
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