305 new COVID-19 positive cases detected, 517 cured in Bhubaneswar
Bhubaneswar: As many as 305 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 305 new COVID-19 positive cases, 90 are Quarantine Cases and all are linked with earlier positive cases. Besides, 215 are Local Contact Cases.
This apart, 517 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 17,925 COVID-19 positive cases have been detected in Bhubaneswar, out of which, 4,212 are active cases while 13,631 persons have recovered and 68 have succumbed to the deadly infection of COVID-19.
Update on newly detected & cured #COVID19 cases in the last 24 hrs under the BMC area on 18th Sep 2020(till 9am).
Further contact tracing is still continuing.
Primary contacts & nearby houses are being quarantined, sanitized & will be under active surveillance. pic.twitter.com/lc5sVT7eUj
— BMC (@bmcbbsr) September 18, 2020