Keonjhar: As many as 25 new corona positive cases were detected in Keonjhar in the last 24 hours, taking the affected tally in the district to 132 on Sunday.
Among the new positive cases, 11 are returnees from Tamil Nadu, five from Karnataka, three each from Maharashtra and Delhi, and one each from Kerala and West Bengal.
One patient from Barbil is a local contact case and had stayed in Bhubaneswar for eight days.
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All the cases were reported from temporary medical camps (TMC) in Ghasipura, Ghatagaon, Harichandanpur, Hatadihi, Keonjhar Sadar and Patna blocks of the district.
All have been shifted to COVID hospital.
With 80 patients having recovered from the virus, Keonjhar now has 52 active cases.