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452 New COVID-19 Cases In Odisha; Khordha Highest

Bhubaneswar: Amidst the COVID-19 resurgence, 452 more persons in Odisha tested positive for  the virus in the last 24 hours taking the state’s tally to 3,42,224

Khordha recorded the highest spike of 77 cases followed by Sundargarh (75) and Nuapada (71).  

Of the total fresh cases detected from 28 districts, 267 are quarantine cases while remaining 185 are local contact cases. Contact tracing and follow-up action is underway, said Inform

In the last 24 hours, 26,700 samples were tested in the state. With the fresh cases, the number of total active cases further surged to 2,820.

So far 3,37,430 patients have recovered from the disease in the state.

Here’re district-wise details of the fresh cases 

1. Angul: 12
2. Balasore: 5
3. Bargarh: 19
4. Bhadrak: 4
5. Balangir: 15
6. Cuttack: 26
7. Deogarh: 1
8. Dhenkanal: 1
9. Gajapati: 4
10. Ganjam: 13
11. Jagatsinghpur: 1
12. Jajpur: 8
13. Jharsuguda: 17
14. Kalahandi: 29
15. Kandhamal: 4
16. Kendrapada: 2
17. Keonjhar: 3
18. Khurda: 77
19. Koraput: 2
20. Malkangiri: 2
21. Mayurbhanj: 10
22. Nawarangpur: 8
23. Nayagarh: 1
24. Nuapada: 71
25. Puri: 11
26. Rayagada: 5
27. Sambalpur: 10
28. Sundargarh: 75

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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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