Bhubaneswar: 32 new cases of COVID-19 detected today in Bhubaneswar, taking the total number of cases in the Capital City traced so far has moved up to 557. Out of these, 18 are local contacts while 14 cases are those in quarantine, a tweet by the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) informed.
As of Thursday afternoon, 302 patients have recovered while the number of active cases is at 247. Seven people have died because of the novel coronavirus in Bhubaneswar.
Also, seven people recovered from COVID-19 in the city today.
Update on newly detected & cured #COVID19 cases in the last 24 hrs under the BMC area on 9th July 2020(till 9am).
Further contact tracing is still continuing.
Primary contacts & nearby houses are being quarantined, sanitised & will be under active surveillance. pic.twitter.com/qBBIkeq5K4
— BMC (@bmcbbsr) July 9, 2020