Bhubaneswar, Oct 16: As many as 243 fresh cases of Covid-19 have been reported from Bhubaneswar in last 24 hours, officials said today.
While 68 persons from quarantine have been tested positive for the deadly virus, 175 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 26779 Covid-19 positive cases have been reported so far from the state capital. While 129 persons in Bhubaneswar have died of Covid-19, the number of active cases stands at 3106. Similarly as many as 357 Covid infected persons have recovered in last 24 hours.