Half of Odisha turns Covid-free with no active case in 15 districts

Half of Odisha turns Covid-free with no active case in 15 districts

The cumulative COVID-19 caseload rose to 12,87,912, including 12,78,622 recoveries as 17 patients recovered in the previous day.

The coastal State on Saturday logged 10 more COVID-19 cases, which took the caseload to 12,87,912, while the death toll rose to 9,123 with a fresh fatality, the health department said adding that today’s test positivity rate stayed at 0.05%.

The State now has 114 active cases while as many as 15 districts- Jajpur, Malkangiri, Nabarangpur, Nuapada, Kandhamal, Dhenkanal, Rayagada, Jharsuguda, Jagatsinghpur, Puri, Kalahandi, Koraput, Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj and Nayagarh- have turned Coronavirus-free with no active case, said health officials.

Half of Odisha turns Covid-free with no active case in 15 districts
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Six children were among the newly infected, the health department bulletin said, adding that 18,394 samples were tested in the past 24 hours, a bulletin stated adding that 24 districts did not report any infection.

The cumulative COVID-19 caseload rose to 12,87,912, including 12,78,622 recoveries as 17 patients recovered in the previous day.

The State’s recovery rate currently stands at 99.27% while active cases (232) account for 0.08% of total positive cases registered in the State.

The State’s share is 3.45% in the country’s confirmed virus caseload while the active cases are 0.01% of India’s total active cases. The number of cured patients accounts for 3.63% of the country’s total recovery. Odisha has so far reported 1.88% of the country’s Coronavirus deaths.

The State’s health authorities have so far administered 6,47,19,953 COVID-19 vaccine doses while 2,94,63,211 people out of 3.09 crore eligible adult population are fully vaccinated. A total of 10,00,196 have so far received booster or precaution dose so far. More than 95% of the eligible population has so far received both the doses of vaccine.

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