--266 new Covid-19 positive cases reported from Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) area in Olast 24 hours.
Bhubaneswar, Aug 4: As many as 266 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.
Out of the 266 fresh cases in the State Capital, 62 cases were detected among quarantined people and the rest 204 cases were reported from local contacts.
With this, the Covid-19 tally of the BMC area mounted to 1,00,873.
The civic body also said that as many as 226 people of the city have been recovered from the virus in the past 24 hours.
To date, a total of 97,380 Covid-19 patients of the BMC area have been cured while 848 people succumbed to the virus.
The active cases of the city currently stand at 2,624, said the BMC.