Bhubaneswar: The Covid-19 daily case count in the city during the last 24 hours today registered a 14.70% increase on the previous day.
According to the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC), as many as 710 new cases of Covid-19 were detected in the city in the last 24 hours (till 9 AM today) as against 619 on Monday.
A staggering 685 (96.48%) of the new cases detected are local contact cases, while the remaining 25 are quarantine cases.
The city currently has 3928 active cases. A total of 107 Covid patients have recovered from the disease during the last 24 hours taking the total recoveries from Covid in the city to 1,22,924.
No new fatalities due to Covid-19 reported/confirmed from the city and the death toll currently stands at 1103.
While the newly detected cases have been reported from across the city, places like Patia, Patrapada, Old Town, Nayapalli, CRPF Campus, Chandrasekharpur, and Saheed Nagar have reported a high case count.
Here’s the detailed list of new Covid cases detected from the city.