Bhubaneswar: The daily infection count of new Covid-19 cases in the city took a dip with 962 cases reported in the last 24 hours after having crossed the 1,000 mark for six days in a row.
Two fatalities have been reported from the city in the last 24 hours taking the death toll due to Covid-19 to 282.
According to the Covid-19 update shared by the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC), the city currently has 10,353 active cases and the cumulative total of Covid cases in the city stands at 54,576 and with 859 Covid patients recovering from the disease in the last 24 hours the number of recoveries now stands at 43,920.
As many as 781 cases reported in the last 24 hours are local contact cases or cases of local transmission.
The new local contact cases include 56 from Patia, 40 from Khandagiri, 38 from Old Town, 37 from Nayapalli, and 28 from Laxmi Sagar.
Below is the detailed list of new cases: