It’s been close to 10 days that a lockdown is in force in the state yet there is no significant decline observed in the daily Covid-19 infections. Odisha recorded as many as 10,649 positive cases in the past 24 hours, while 19 more persons succumbed to the deadly infection during the period. Despite LOCKDOWN, no significant decline has been witnessed in the daily Covid-19 infections in Odisha. 10,649 POSITIVE CASES were detected in the state in last 24 hours. 5965 cases in QUARANTINE, rest 4684 are LOCAL TRANSMISSION CASES. Odisha’s ACTIVE CASES breached the 1 lakh mark, @ 100313. Odisha reported 19 more FATALITIES due to Covid-19. DEATH TOLL rises to 2,251. KHORDHA district continued to be the WORST AFFECTED with 1557 positive cases during the period. CUTTACK district was next in the infection chart with 930 positive cases. SUNDERGARH reported 774 cases, a slight fall in the earlier numbers. With the fresh cases, the cumulative tally reached 5,76,297 in Odisha. So far, 473680 persons have RECUPERATED from the infection.
Published: Diptiranjita Patra
Last updated: 13 May 2021, 12:42 PM IST