Bhubaneswar, May 5: As many as 1,074 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 Wednesday.
The State Capital recorded 1,116 Covid-19 positive cases yesterday.
Out of the fresh 1,074 Covid-19 cases in the State Capital, 128 cases have been detected from quarantined people, while 946 cases detected from local contacts.
With this, the Covid-19 tally of the BMC area has increased to 49,330.
The civic body also said that as many as 599 people of the city have been recovered from Covid-19 in the past 24 hours.
To date, a total of 39,615 Covid-19 patients of the BMC area have been cured while 275 people succumbed to the virus.
The active cases of the city currently stand at 9,419, said the BMC.