Bhubaneswar: As many as 126 new Covid-19 positive cases have been detected in Bhubaneswar in the last 24 hours as on August 1 (till 9 AM), the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) informed through a tweet on its official Twitter handle today.
Out of the 126 newly detected positive cases in the BMC area, 77 are quarantine cases and 49 are local contact cases.
Similarly, 133 cases in Bhubaneswar have been cured of Covid-19 during the same period.
According to the summary shared by the civic body, total Covid positive cases in Bhubaneswar stand at 2,861 with 1,276 active cases, 1,566 recoveries, and 17 cases of death.
The BMC has said that further contact tracing of the newly detected cases is still continuing.
Primary contacts and nearby houses are being quarantined, sanitized, and will be under active surveillance, the BMC added.
Detail of the cases shared by the BMC is as under.