Bhubaneswar, Feb 8: As many as 72 new Covid-19 positive cases were reported in Odisha during the last 24 hours, the health department said on Monday.
A 74-year-old female Covid positive patient of Balasore district who was also suffering from hypertension died during this period.
When 44 were quarantine cases, 28 were local contacts.
The total caseload reached 3,35,692 in the state with report of the new cases.
The active caseload stood at 781 with 3,32,948 recoveries so far.