Bhubaneswar: Another 305 persons have tested positive for Covid-19 in Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) area in the last 24 hours till 9 AM today, the BMC has informed through a tweet.
Out of the newly detected positive cases, 215 (70.49%) are local contact cases and the remaining 90 are quarantine cases.
Besides, 517 Covid-19 positive cases have recovered from the disease during the same period.
As per the summary of Covid-19 cases shared by the BMC, a total of 17,925 positive cases have been detected in its area and out of them 4,212 are active cases while there has been 13631 recoveries and 68 deaths.
Here are the details of the new Covid-19 cases and recoveries.
Update on newly detected & cured #COVID19 cases in the last 24 hrs under the BMC area on 18th 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/lc5sVT7eUj
— BMC (@bmcbbsr) September 18, 2020