The State Capital recorded 590 Covid-19 positive cases yesterday.
Out of the fresh 698 Covid-19 cases in the State Capital, 150 cases have been detected from quarantined people, while 548 cases have been reported from local contacts.
With this, the Covid-19 tally of the BMC area has increased to 38,492.
The civic body also said that as many as 316 people of the State Capital have been recovered from Covid-19 in the past 24 hours.
To date, a total of 33,803 Covid-19 patients of the BMC area have been cured while 251 people succumbed to the virus.
The active cases of the city currently stand at 4,417, said the BMC.