5 More Persons Die Of COVID-19 In Odisha

AchieversNews(21/04/2021): Amidst the resurge in COVID-19 cases in Odisha, five more persons in the state succumbed to the virus in the last 24 hours. With this, the total number of casualties due to the virus surged  to 1958. Of the total fresh deaths,  two belonged to hotspot district Nuapada. “Regret to inform the demise of five numbers of COVID positive patients while under treatment in hospitals,” informed the Health and Family Welfare Department. Here’re details of the fresh cases:    A 73-year-old female of Cuttack district who was also suffering from Diabetic…

4761 New Covid Cases Detected In Odisha

AchieversNews(20/04/2021): Odisha reported another all-time high daily COVID-19 cases as 4761 more persons in the state tested positive for the virus in the last 24 hours, official sources said today. Out of the 4761 cases, 2785 were detected in quarantine while 1976 are local contact cases. Khordha registered the highest number of cases as 820 more persons in the district contracted the virus. With this, the COVID-19 tally in Odisha mounted to 377464 with 27821 active cases. The state had yesterday reported a surge of 4445 new COVID-19 cases. Below…

Kumbh Mela Returnees Test Positive For COVID-19 In Odisha’s Cuttack

AchieversNews(20/04/2021): At least 13 persons who returned from Kumbh Mela in Haridwar have tested positive for COVID-19 in Odisha’s Cuttack. Samples of as many as 30 Kumbh Mela returnees were collected by the Cuttack Municipal Corporation for COVID-19 test, after they arrived at the Cuttack railway station. The Odisha Government has made it mandatory for Kumbh Mela returnees to undergo a 14-day home quarantine after their return. List of the persons, who registered themselves with the Uttarakhand State Government for participating in Kumbh Mela, has been shared with the Collectors…

3144 Fresh COVID-19 Cases In Odisha

AchieversNews(17/04/2021): Odisha’s COVID-19 cases continue to rise with 3144 fresh cases detected in last 24 hours. Following this, the state’s total caseload today mounted to 3,64,594. Of the fresh cases detected from all 30 districts, 1823 are quarantine cases and 1321 are local contact cases. As per the data shared by Information and Public Relations Department,  Sundargarh recorded highest 523 cases followed by Khordha (497) and Nuapada (395). The number of active cases in the state surged to 19,077. Here’s district-wise COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours:

India’s 10 States Report 86% Deaths

AchieversNews(17/04/2021): India’s 10 states on Saturday accounted for 85.83 percent of the new deaths in which Maharashtra, Delhi, and Chhattisgarh reported more than half of the total number registered in the last 24 hours. A total of 1,341 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours, the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) said on Saturday. Maharashtra saw the maximum casualties (398) followed by Delhi (141), Chhattisgarh 138, Uttar Pradesh (103), Gujarat (94), Karnataka (78), Madhya Pradesh (60), Jharkhand (56), Punjab (50) and Tamil Nadu (33). Fortunately, nine…

Gangster Hyder Tests Positive For #COVID19

AchieversNews(17/04/2021): In a disconcerting development, gangster Sheikh Hyder has tested positive for COVID19. The news comes after the high drama surrounding his escape from Cuttack and subsequent arrest from Telanagana. According to sources, gangster Hyder’s infection was confirmed after his RT-PCR test. After his report came out positive, he has been shifted to the isolation ward in Choudwar Jail. His police remand has been put on hold following the confirmation of his Coronavirus infection. Cuttack Deputy Commissioner of Police, Prateek Singh informed that the scheduled seven-day remand has been postponed…

Night Curfew In Odisha From April 17

AchieversNews(16/04/2021): Amid the surge in coronavirus cases, the Odisha government today tightened Covid restrictions and announced to impose night curfew in urban areas across the state starting April 17. In 10 bordering districts, namely Sundargarh, Jharsuguda, Sambalpur, Bargarh, Balangir, Nuapada, Kalahandi, Nabarangpur, Koraput and Malkangiri, the State government changed timings of night curfew in urban areas and as per the decision, the night curfew will be from 6 PM to 5 AM from April 17. However, the night curfew timings for rural areas in these 10 districts will remain unchanged…

3000 new covid cases detected in odisha

AchieversNews(16/04/2021): As many as 3,108 persons in the state tested positive for coronavirus in the past 24 hours. New Positive Cases: 3108 In quarantine: 1806 Local contacts: 1302 District wise cases: 1. Angul: 44 2. Balasore: 151 3. Bargarh: 132 4. Bhadrak: 53 5. Balangir: 133 6. Boudh: 9 7. Cuttack: 163 8. Deogarh: 19 9. Dhenkanal: 16 10. Gajapati: 18 11. Ganjam: 55 12. Jagatsinghpur: 29 13. Jajpur: 75 14. Jharsuguda: 89 15. Kalahandi: 55 16. Kandhamal: 10 17. Kendrapada: 22 18. Keonjhar: 105 19. Khurda: 534 20. Koraput:…

Daily COVID Cases In Odisha Nears 3000-Mark

Bhubaneswar: Daily COVID-19 cases in Odisha neared the 3000-mark as 2989 more persons in the state tested positive for the virus during the last 24 hours, official sources said today. Out of the 2989 cases, 1733 were detected in quarantine while 1256 are local contact cases. Sundargarh reported the highest 631 cases, followed by Khordha (438) and Kalahandi (260). With this, the COVID-19 tally in the state surged to 358342 with 14621 active cases. Below are district-wise figures of the fresh cases:

1784 Fresh COVID Cases Detected In Odisha

AchieversNews(13/4/2021): As many as 1784 more persons tested positive for COVID-19 in Odisha during the last 24 hours, official sources said today. Out of the 1784 cases, 1035 were detected in quarantine while 749 are local contact cases. Nuapada reported the highest number of cases as 303 new infections were detected in the district. With this, the COVID-19 tally in Odisha surged to 353086 with 10503 active cases. Below are district-wise figures of the fresh cases: