With the detection of 57 new Covid-19 cases in the capital city Bhubaneswar in last 24 hours, the number of infected persons rose to 30127, according to the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC).
As per the data furnished on BMC’s Twitter account, of the new cases,11 were detected from quarantines and the rest 46 were found as local contacts.
With the recovery of 72 patients in Bhubaneswar in last 24 hours, the total number of active cases under BMC stands at 690.
Similarly, as many as 753 more Covid-19 positive cases were detected in the State in the last 24 hours thereby taking the total infection count to 308659 on Sunday.
Of these fresh cases, 434 cases were detected from among quarantined people and the rest 319 found as local contacts.