News and updates from across Odisha that happened on Jan 15. From news on Covid daily cases to new restrictions, and from weather updates to sports news, we have got you covered. Thanks for tuning in to this space on CityBuzz.click.
* Cuttack reported 583 new Covid positive and 157 recoveries, CMC informed in a tweet post.
* Bhubaneswar reported 1233 new Covid positive cases and 416 recoveries in the last 24 hours, BMC said in a tweet.
* Odisha reported 10856 new Covid positive cases in the last 24 hours, of which 1021 are in the 0-18 years category. In quarantine 6293, local contacts 4563.
* Khurdha reported 3087 Covid cases, highest in any district of Odisha, followed by Sundargarh (1943), Cuttack (909), Sambalpur (500), Mayurbhanj (376) and Balasore (326).
* The petrol price in Bhubaneswar saw an increase on Saturday, with the rate in the capital city at Rs 102.17 while diesel price at Rs 91.97.
* In Cuttack the prices of petrol and diesel on Saturday were Rs 102.17 and Rs 91.97, respectively.