Bhubaneswar: As many as 326 new Covid-19 positive cases were detected in Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) area in the last 24 hours till 9 AM today, the BMC has informed in a tweet.
The BMC has said that further contact tracing of the newly detected cases is still continuing and their primary contacts and nearby houses are being quarantined, sanitized and will be under active surveillance.
Out of the 326 new positive cases, 70 are quarantine cases, while the remaining 256 are local contact cases.
Besides, 392 Covid-19 patients have recovered from the disease during the same period in the BMC area.
As on date, there are 20,219 positive cases in the BMC area, out of them 3612 are active cases; 16,511 are recovered cases, and 80 are death cases.
The details of the newly detected Covid-19 cases are as under.
Update on newly detected #COVID19 cases in the last
24 hrs under the BMC area on 25th Sep 2020(till 9am).
Further contact tracing is still continuing.
Primary contacts & nearby houses are being quarantined, sanitized & will be under active surveillance. pic.twitter.com/qNV3e8rC1Y
— BMC (@bmcbbsr) September 25, 2020