Cuttack: The COVID-19 tally in Cuttack city touched 736 on Monday with an overnight addition of 65 new cases.
Among them, 50 cases have been detected among those in home quarantine, seven are from institutional quarantine and two from paid quarantine while six are local contact cases.
Another 28 persons have tested positive for the virus in containment zone – Khatbin Sahi, which had seen 14 cases the previous day, while eight are from Sheikh Bazaar.
Five more patients/attendants from SCB Medical College and Hospital here have tested positive for the virus. Two persons with travel history to Tamil Nadu and Delhi were also found infected.
The Cuttack Municipal Corporation also informed about eight more patients recovering from the infection.
With nine deaths and 304 recoveries, Cuttack city now has 423 active cases.