Bhubaneswar: A total of 70.66 per cent COVID-19 patients have been cured in Odisha with the addition of 401 more to the tally on Thursday.
The recovered cases tally in the state, which has so far reported 15392 positive cases, now stands at 10,877.
According to the Health department sources, 98 more patients have recovered in Jajpur followed by 84 in Ganjam district and 46 in Sundargarh.
The recoveries also include 36 from Gajapati, 30 from Jharsuguda, 17 each from Keonjhar, Malkangiri and Jagatsinghpur, 12 from Khurda, 8 from Angul, 7 from Sonepur, 6 from Bargarh, 5 each from Sambalpur and Kendrapada, 4 from Dhenkanal, 3 each from Bhadrak and Balasore, 2 from Cuttack and 1 from Puri.
The virus has so far claimed 79 lives in the state.