With 156 new COVID-19 cases, Odisha reports highest single-day spike
Odisha reports highest single-day spike of 156 fresh COVID-19 cases
Odisha registered its highest single-day spike of COVID-19 cases on Monday with 156 new infections, taking the state's tally to 2,104, a Health Department official said. As many as 119 patients also recovered from the disease during the day, the highest in a single day in the state. Of the total 2,104 cases, 1,245 patients have recovered so far. With fresh cases and recoveries, the number of active cases dipped to 850 from 969, the official said.
Of the 156 fresh cases, 153 were reported from quarantine centres while three others were found positive during COVID-19 contact tracing.