News and updates from across Odisha that happened on Jan 19. 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.
* Bhubaneswar reported 1414 new Covid positive cases and 733 recoveries in the last 24 hours, BMC said in a tweet post.
* Cuttack city reported 485 new Covid positive cases and 392 recoveries, CMC said in a tweet.
* Odisha reported 11607 new Covid positive cases in the last 24 hours, of which 991 are in the 0-18 years category. In quarantine 6728, local contacts 4879.
* Khurdha reported 4347 Covid cases, highest in any district of Odisha, followed by Sundargarh (1219), Cuttack (898), Sambalpur (390), Balasore (305) and Mayurbhanj (174).
* The petrol price in Bhubaneswar was unchanged on Wednesday, with the rate in the capital city at Rs 101.81 while diesel price at Rs 91.62.
* In Cuttack the prices of petrol and diesel on Wednesday were Rs 102.20 and Rs 91.99, respectively.