Bhubaneswar, Dec 14: As many as 34 new Covid-19 positive cases were detected in Bhubaneswar during the last 24 hours till 9 am on Monday, informed the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation. During the same period, the capital city also recorded 31 recoveries.
Of the 34 new cases, 10 were detected from among the quarantined people, while 24 were local contacts.
With the detection of the fresh cases, the capital city’s total Covid tally rose to 31179 and the active cases stood at 348.
With 31 fresh recoveries, the number of persons cured of the virus increased to 30580 in the city.
Similarly, 332 more Covid-19 positive cases were detected in the State in the last 24 hours thereby taking the total infection count in Odisha to 324089 on Monday.
Of these fresh cases, 189 cases were detected from among quarantined people and the rest 143 found as local contacts.