Bhubaneswar: Odisha on Sunday registered its highest single day spike as 129 more persons tested positive for the coronavirus, said the Health Department.Also Read - Omicron Symptoms List: These Are The 2 Most Reported Symptoms in Omicron Patients

The total COVID-19 positive cases reached to 1,948 in the state. Also Read - Travel Predictions 2022: How Technology Can Boost Travel in COVID Times And Why Travellers Want Automatic Suggestions on Safe Places to Travel

Out of the total 129 cases, 119 have been reported from various quarantine centres and 10 are local cases, the Department said. Also Read - Maharashtra, Karnataka, 4 Others Among 'States of Concern', Centre Rushes Teams To Review Situation

While 18 cases were reported from Kendrapara, 16 from Gajapati, 12 from Nuapada, 11 from Bolangir, 10 each from Ganjam and Jajpur and 7 from Khurda.

Bargarh, Mayurbhanj, Sundergarh and Balsore reported six each. Five cases were reported from Cuttack and four cases each from Puri and Deogarh districts, said the Department.

The state has 889 active cases while 1,050 patients have recovered from the disease. Seven have died of the deadly virus.