Odisha's COVID-19 caseload climbs to 3,36,705, death toll at

PTI | Bhubaneswar | Updated: 22-02-2021 15:11 IST | Created: 22-02-2021 15:11 IST
Odisha's COVID-19 caseload climbs to 3,36,705, death toll at

Odisha's COVID-19 tally on Monday mounted to 3,36,705 after 69 people tested positive for the virus, even as three districts were declared coronavirus- free, a health department official said.

Of the new cases, 41 were reported from quarantine centres and the remaining were detected during contact tracing.

Three districts Ganjam, Kandhamal and Nabarangpur have turned ''coronavirus free'' as no active cases exist there, he said.

The state's COVID-19 death toll remained unchanged at 1,914 as no fresh fatalities were reported since Friday, he said, adding, 53 other coronavirus patients have also died due to comorbidities.

Odisha now has 631 active cases, while 3,34,107 patients have recovered.

The state has conducted over 81.89 lakh sample tests, including 22,138 on Sunday.

(This story has not been edited by Devdiscourse staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)


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