Bhubaneswar, Mar 30: At least 12 residents of an apartment here in Odisha have tested positive for Covid-19 on Tuesday, official sources said.
Most of the positive patients were reportedly infected with deadly virus from local contact cases.
Meanwhile, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) declared the apartment as micro containment zone.
The civic body also initiated a drive for contact tracing of the infected persons.
Till Monday, the State Capital has 241 active cases.
Notably, Odisha reported 218 fresh Covid-19 positive cases today, out of which 25 cases were detected from Khordha district including the city.