Bhubaneswar: Out of the 342 new Covid-19 positive cases detected in Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) area in the last 24 hours till 9 AM today a whopping 67.54% (231) are Local Contact Cases indicating local transmission of the deadly virus.
The remaining 111 out of the newly detected cases are Quarantine Cases, the BMC has informed through a tweet.
The BMC has said that further contact tracing of the newly detected Covid-19 positive cases is still continuing and their primary contacts and nearby houses are being quarantined, sanitized and will be under active surveillance.
During the same period, 321 Covid-19 patients have recovered from the disease, the BMC has added
With the addition of the newly detected cases, the total number of positives in Bhubaneswar stands at 21,197, out of that 3,595 are active cases, 17,497 are recovered cases and 88 are death cases.
The details of the newly detected Covid-19 positive cases are as under: