Bhubaneswar: As many as 1,048 COVID-19 positive cases have been detected under the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) area in the last 24 hours. With the detection of fresh positive cases, the COVID-19 active case tally crossed 10, 000 mark on Friday.
As per BMC, of the 1,048 COVID-19 positive cases, 151 are Quarantine Cases (linked with earlier positive cases) and 897 others are Local Contact Cases.
This apart, 848 persons have also recovered from the infection of Novel Coronavirus.
So far a total of 51,496 COVID-19 positive cases have been detected in Bhubaneswar, out of which, 10,060 are active cases while 41,136 persons have recovered and 279 persons have succumbed to the deadly infection of COVID-19.
— BMC (@bmcbbsr) May 7, 2021