Of the 23 new cases, eight were detected from among the quarantined people, while 15 were local contacts.
With the detection of the fresh cases, the capital city’s total Covid tally rose to 31,004 and the active cases stood at 322.
With 30 fresh recoveries, the number of persons cured of the virus increased to 30,434 in the city.
Similarly, 386 more Covid-19 positive cases were detected in the State in the last 24 hours thereby taking its total infection count to 3,22,299.
Of these fresh cases, 223 cases were detected from among quarantined people and the rest 163 found as local contacts.