The capital city had reported 112 Covid19 positive cases yesterday and 171 cases the day before.
Out of the fresh 159 Covid-19 cases in the State Capital, 46 cases have been detected from among quarantined people, while the rest 113 cases detected as local contacts.
With this, the Covid-19 tally of the BMC area has increased to 1,18,921
The civic body also said that as many as 207 people of the city have been recovered from Covid-19 in the past 24 hours.
To date, a total of 1,15,420 Covid-19 patients of the BMC area have been cured while 1,057 people succumbed to the virus.
The active cases of the city currently stand at 2,423, said the BMC.