COVID-19: Active Cases Cross 8000-Mark In Bhubaneswar

Published by
OB Bureau

Bhubaneswar: Active cases of COVID-19 crossed 8,000 in the city where 1093 new patients were identified on Saturday.

Of the new cases on the day, 121 were quarantine and 972 were local contacts. As many as 509 patients recovered from the disease, according to Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC).

Of the local contact cases, Patia continued to report maximum 63 against 58 on Friday. There were 62 cases from Nayapalli, 57 from Old Town, 37 from Khandagiri, 35 from Baramunda and 34 from Chandrasekharpur.

With the day’s addition, the active cases went up to 8168 while the total positive cases touched 45,508. While 37054 patients have recovered, 265 have succumbed to the disease.

Also Read: Biggest-Ever Spike: Daily COVID-19 Caseload Crosses 10K In Odisha; TPR  Mounts To 21.9%

OB Bureau

Recent Posts

Man Tied To Moving Truck: OHRC Directs Jagatsinghpur SP To Probe Incident

Bhubaneswar: Taking serious note of the incident in which youth was tied in front a…

May 24, 2022

UDISE+ Survey: Less Than 3% Govt Schools Have Internet Facility In Odisha; Know Gender Parity, Teacher-Pupil Ratio & Other Details

Bhubaneswar: Even as the Odisha government has been stressing on online education and computer literacy,…

May 24, 2022

Lizard Found In ITI Hostel Food In Odisha’s Balangir; 20 Students Admitted To Hospital

Balangir: In a shocking incident revealing the carelessness of the authorities concerned, the students of…

May 24, 2022

[Watch] Police Nab 7 Members Of Chain Snatching Gang In Bhubaneswar; Seize Gold Ornaments

Bhubaneswar: In a major success, the Commissionerate Police on Monday busted a chain snatching gang…

May 24, 2022

[Watch] Puri Heritage Corridor Mess: ASI Culprit No. 1, Says Bijoy Mohapatra

Bhubaneswar: The BJD-led Odisha government might be under fire for the controversy over the Puri…

May 24, 2022

Five Middlemen Arrested From Cuttack’s SCB For Fleecing Patients

Cuttack: Five middlemen have been arrested from the SCB Medical College and Hospital in Odisha's…

May 24, 2022