Bhubaneswar, Apr 19: As many as 468 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 Monday.
The State Capital recorded 338 Covid-19 positive cases yesterday.
Out of the fresh 468 Covid-19 cases in the State Capital, 82 cases have been detected from quarantined people, while 386 cases have been reported from local contacts.
With this, the Covid-19 tally of the BMC area has increased to 36,147.
The civic body also said that as many as 123 people of the city have been recovered from Covid-19 in the past 24 hours.
To date, a total of 33,004 Covid-19 patients of the BMC area have been cured while 250 people succumbed to the virus.
The active cases of the city currently stand at 2,827, said the BMC.