Bhubaneswar: As many as 316 more persons tested positive for COVID-19 in Odisha capital as the tally mounted to 24853.
Out of the 316 new cases, 84 were detected in quarantine while 232 are local contact cases, including 15 from Baramunda, 12 from Nayapalli and 10 from Dumduma.
With this, the number of active cases in the city surged to 3507.
The city also reported 326 fresh COVID-19 recoveries and the total number of recovered cases reached 21214.
The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMc) shared the details of the new COVID-19 cases in the city:
— BMC (@bmcbbsr) October 9, 2020