Jagatsinghpur: A total of 23 new COVID-19 cases were reported in Jagatsinghpur on Monday, taking the district’s tally to 340.
According to the district administration, 22 cases have been detected in quarantine centres, while one is a local case and another at SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack.
Nine among them are from Tirol, eight are from Balikuda, five from Jagatsinghpur and one from Biridi.
Six are Telangana returnees, five are Karnataka returnees, three each from Tamil Nadu and West Bengal, two are Delhi returnees and one each from Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Kuwait and another is a local contact.
Today 23 cases have been declared, out of which 22 staying in quarantine facilities & 1 is a positive contact case undergoing treatment at SCBMCH, Cuttack. They have been shifted to Paradeep COVID hospital, KIMS COVID hospital & Aswini COVID hospital. Details below pic.twitter.com/Z1b1cgAVlf
— DM_Jagatsinghpur (@CollectorJspur) July 6, 2020
The infected have been to shifted COVID hospitals in Paradip, KIIMS in Bhubaneswar and Ashwini hospital in Cuttack, the district administration informed.
At present, Jagatsinghpur district has 97 actives coronavirus cases with 243 patients having recovered from the infection.