Bhubaneswar, June 11: As many as 485 new Covid-19 positive cases were reported from Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) area in Odisha in the last 24 hours, informed the BMC on Friday.
The State Capital recorded 568 Covid-19 positive cases yesterday.
Out of the 485 fresh cases, 102 cases were detected from among quarantined people and the rest 383 cases were reported as local contacts.
With this, the Covid-19 tally of the BMC area has increased to 83170.
The civic body also said that as many as 1004 people recovered from the virus in the past 24 hours.
To date, a total of 77,242 Covid-19 patients of the BMC area have been cured while 373 people succumbed to the virus.
The active cases of the city currently stand at 7,222, said the BMC.