Cuttack, Aug 3: As many as 87 persons in Cuttack city have tested positive for coronavirus today, informed Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC).
“1 case has been reported from institutional quarantine, 76 from home quarantine, 2 from paid quarantine and 8 cases of local contact have been reported in the city,” informed the CMC.
“Out of the 89 new COVID-19 positive cases reported today in Cuttack district, 87 cases belong to Cuttack city (CMC area). Another 69 recoveries have been reported recently! KUDOS to the efforts of all doctors & healthcare staff’” said the CMC.
With the detection of the new cases, the corona positive tally goes upto 1091, including 501 active cases.
Besides, 580 persons have recovered from the disease, while the virus has claimed 10 lives in the silver city.