Bhubaneswar, May 13: As many as 1,109 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 1,294 Covid-19 positive cases yesterday.
Out of the fresh 1,109 Covid-19 cases in the State Capital, 174 cases have been detected from quarantined people, while 935 cases detected from local contacts.
With this, the Covid-19 tally of the BMC area has increased to 58,175.
The civic body also said that as many as 1,077 people of the city have been recovered from Covid-19 in the past 24 hours.
To date, a total of 46,658 Covid-19 patients of the BMC area have been cured while 287 people succumbed to the virus.
The active cases of the city currently stand at 11,209, said the BMC.