Cuttack, Oct 1: As many as 202 persons have tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours, informed officials today.
“Out of the 371 new COVID19 +ve cases reported today in Cuttack district, 202 +ve cases belong to Cuttack city (CMC area). Another 209 recoveries (30 September data) have been reported recently! KUDOS to all doctors & healthcare staff,” said CMC.
According to the CMC, 49 case were reported from institutional quarantine centre, while 54 cases of home quarantine were detected in the city.
Besides, 99 local contact cases were also reported in the silver city. “The virus has also claimed two more lives in the CMC area. We regret to inform the demise of 83 years male and 67 years female from Cuttack city (CMC area),” said the CMC.