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Number of COVID-19 cases in Odisha mounted to 29175 as 1068 more persons tested positive

Bhubaneswar29/7/20: Number of COVID-19 cases in Odisha mounted to 29175 as 1068 more persons from 28 districts tested positive for the virus, official sources said today.

Out of the 1068 cases, 662 were detected in quarantine while 406 are local contact cases.

With this, the number of active cases in the state rose to 10920 while 18060 persons have recovered from the disease so far.

Here are district-wise figures of the fresh COVID-19 cases:

Positive Cases
District Positive Recovered Active Deceased Oth. Death
Ganjam 9746 6303 3351 86 6
Khurdha 3766 1548 2191 19 8
Cuttack 1946 1205 727 11 3
Gajapati 1233 693 531 9 0
Sundergarh 1224 764 451 6 3
Jajpur 1179 974 203 1 1
Balasore 914 666 242 3 3
Keonjhar 730 443 286 0 1
Puri 708 362 341 3 2
Jagatsinghpur 687 534 151 2 0
Rayagada 648 359 283 6 0
Koraput 624 185 439 0 0
Mayurbhanj 623 432 189 0 2
Bhadrak 552 448 98 2 4
Nayagarh 532 337 193 1 1
Kandhamal 463 261 200 2 0
Kendrapara 449 362 84 2 1
Malkangiri 445 297 146 2 0
Balangir 400 282 118 0 0
Baragarh 390 316 73 1 0
Jharsuguda 303 255 47 1 0
Sambalpur 302 174 128 0 0
Angul 290 201 87 2 0
Nawarangpur 232 155 76 0 1
Dhenkanal 201 127 74 0 0
Kalahandi 159 84 75 0 0
Boudh 134 70 64 0 0
Nuapada 129 100 29 0 0
Deogarh 84 69 15 0 0
Sonepur 82 55 27 0 0

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Ashok Palit has completed his graduation from Upendranath College Soro, Balasore and post graduation from Utkal University in Odia Language and literture.. He has also carved out a niche for himself as a scribe of eminence after joining the profession in 1988. He is also an independent media production professional. He brings loads of experience to Advanced Media, Ashok Palit as a cineaste has been active in film criticism for over three decades. As a film society activist, he soared to eminence for his profound commitment to the art film appreciation and aesthetics of cinema. His mode of discourse is often erudite but always lucid and comprehensible marked by a perfect acumen so rare in the field. A film aesthete with an immense fond of critical sensibilities, he wrote about growth and development of odia cinema in New Indian Express, The Times of India, The Hindustan Times, The Asian Age and Screen. He has been working as an Editor for Cine Samaya from 2002-2004.. He had made solid contribution on cinema in many odia Dailies and weekly such as Samaj, Prajatantra, Dharatri, Samaya, Satabadi, and weekly Samaya.

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