216 New COVID-19 Positive Cases Detected, 307 Cured In Bhubaneswar
Bhubaneswar: As many as 216 new COVID-19 positive cases have been detected under the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) area in the last 24 hours.
As per BMC, of the 216 new COVID-19 positive cases, 55 are Quarantine Cases and all are linked with earlier positive cases. Besides, 161 are Local Contact Cases.
This apart, 307 persons have also recovered from the infection of Novel Coronavirus.
Further contact tracing is still continuing. Primary contacts & nearby houses are being quarantined, sanitised & will be under active surveillance, the BMC said.
So far a total of 26,995 COVID-19 positive cases have been detected in Bhubaneswar, out of which, 3,011 are active cases while 23,830 persons have recovered and 133 have succumbed to the deadly infection of COVID-19.
— BMC (@bmcbbsr) October 17, 2020