Bhubaneswar, May 12: As many as 1,294 new Covid-19 positive cases have been reported from Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) area in Odisha in the last 24 hours, informed the BMC on Wednesday.
The State Capital recorded 1,196 Covid-19 positive cases yesterday.
Out of the fresh 1,294 Covid-19 cases in the State Capital, 163 cases have been detected from quarantined people, while 1,131 cases detected from local contacts.
With this, the Covid-19 tally of the BMC area has increased to 57,066.
The civic body also said that as many as 803 people of the city have been recovered from Covid-19 in the past 24 hours.
To date, a total of 45,581Covid-19 patients of the BMC area have been cured while 286 people succumbed to the virus.
The active cases of the city currently stand at 11,178, said the BMC.