Bhubaneswar, Apr 22: As many as 590 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 Thursday.
The State Capital recorded 476 Covid-19 positive cases yesterday.
Out of the fresh 590 Covid-19 cases in the State Capital, 130 cases have been detected from quarantined people, while 460 cases have been reported from local contacts.
With this, the Covid-19 tally of the BMC area has increased to 37,794.
The civic body also said that as many as 139 people of the State Capital have been recovered from Covid-19 in the past 24 hours.
To date, a total of 33,487 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 4,036, said the BMC.