Bhubaneswar: As per the State Health Department’s update, three Covid deaths have also been registered in the last 24 hours, one each from Rayagada and Sundargarh districts with one death also reported from the capital city Bhubaneswar.
A 5-month-old baby boy of Rayagada district succumbed to the deadly virus after he was detected with Covid positive and was undergoing treatment in the hospital.
As the pandemic situation still prevails in the State, 234 new positive cases have been detected in the last 24 hours while 136 new cases are in quarantine with 98 local contacts identified.
As per the State I&PR, the State’s Covid-19 tally till date stands at:
Cumulative Tested: 6855829, Positive Cases: 328738, Recovered: 324068, Active Cases: 2753