Bhubaneswar: As many as 1402 new COVID cases including 1358 local contacts have been reported in Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) in the last 24 hours.
The BMC on its Twitter handle said that the 1402 new cases have 1358 local contacts and 44 quarantine cases.
With the detection of 1402 new cases, the active cases rose to 9496 while the total positive number climbed to 136298.
— BMC (@bmcbbsr) January 18, 2022
On the other hand, the Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) on its Twitter handle informed that the 474 new cases reported under its jurisdiction included 70 institutional quarantine cases, 224 home quarantine cases and 237 local contact cases.
#COVID19 update in Cuttack city (CMC area)
— CMC,Cuttack (@CMCCuttack) January 18, 2022