Bhubaneswar, July 25: As many as 111 persons tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours in capital city of Odisha, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) said on Saturday.
When 62 persons were in quarantine, 49 were local contact cases.
On the other hand, 29 persons recovered from the disease during the same period.
With detection of the new cases, the Covid tally reached 1828 in Bhubaneswar. With 863 recoveries and 11 deaths, the capital city has now 952 active cases.
Further contact tracing is still continuing. Primary contacts & nearby houses are being quarantined, sanitised & will be under active surveillance, said an official.