75 More COVID-19 Patients Recovered In Odisha; 766 active cases

Bhubaneswar: More 75 persons have been recovered from COVID-19  in Odisha, Health and Family Welfare Department said on Thursday. All of them were discharged from the designated COVID Hospitals, it added.

Out of 75 recovered cases, 25 are  from Jajpur district, 19 from Ganjam, nine from Cuttack, eight from Puri, three each from Nayagarh and  Kendrapara, two each from Kandhamal and Balangir, and one each from Keonjhar, Boudh, Sambalpur and  Khordha, the department tweeted.

Among the fresh cases, 65 have been detected in quarantine centres, while two are local contacts.

For the second consecutive day, no cases have been detected in Puri, where work on the chariots for the Lords for Rath Yatra is in full swing. Preparations are on for smooth conduct of Snana Jatra on June 5.