Bhubaneswar, Oct 23: The number of Covid-19 fresh cases in Bhubaneswar dipped below 200 mark after a gap of one and half-month.
As many as 189 fresh cases of Covid-19 have been reported from Bhubaneswar in last 24 hours, officials said today. While 47 persons from quarantine have been tested positive for the deadly virus, 142 locals contact cases have also been reported in last 24 hours.
“Further contact tracing is still continuing. Primary contacts of infected persons are being while nearby houses of positive cases are also being sanitised,” said an official.
As many as 28299 Covid-19 positive cases have been reported so far from the state capital. While 148 persons in Bhubaneswar have died of Covid-19, the number of active cases stands at 2511. Similarly as many as 267 Covid infected persons have recovered in last 24 hours.