The highest number of cases were registered from Laxmipur block headquarters as compared to other areas from where only 14 cases were registered in July.
Around 1000 residents given preventive medicines to check further spread
District emergency department sources informed that about 20 mm average rainfall was recorded in the last 24 hours.
Official sources said, it has been decided to release the water by July 10 to about 45,000 hectare (ha) in Jeypore, Kundra, Kotpad and Borigumma.
While the Odisha government has not given ST status to people of Dora tribe, the Andhra Pradesh government has reportedly issued them ST certificates and provided all facilities accordingly.
Sources say, though Congress is yet to commence the selection of candidates, election committee members have been asked to kickstart the process at the earliest.
In face of an unstoppable BJD juggernaut, the Congress has managed to put up an impressive show in the panchayat elections in the tribal-dominated Koraput district.