The State Capital recorded 974 Covid-19 positive cases yesterday.
Out of the 918 fresh cases, 169 cases were detected from among quarantined people and the rest 749 cases were reported from local contacts.
With this, the Covid-19 tally of the BMC area has increased to 77,676.
The civic body also said that as many as 1,102 people of the city have been recovered from the virus in the past 24 hours.
To date, a total of 66,324 Covid-19 patients of the BMC area have been cured while 343 people succumbed to the virus.
The active cases of the city currently stand at 10,988, said the BMC.