Bhubaneswar: During the last 24 hours, 1353 persons tested positive for COVID-19 taking the Coronavirus tally of Bhubaneswar to 61,634. The active cases have surged to 12,906 while two persons died due to COVID in the city in one day, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) stated.
Out of the new cases, 1135 are local contact cases while 218 are in quarantine.
Patia and Nayapalli are turning out to be hotspots with 102 and 78 cases detected from these areas respectively.
Today, 938 persons recovered from Covid in Bhubaneswar. So far 49,224 persons have been cured of this disease in the Capital City, while 293 have died due to coronavirus infection.
Below are the details of the new cases: