225 positives, 303 recoveries, 4 deaths reported
Jamshedpur, Sept. 26: Coronavirus cases continue to rise in Jamshedpur. The positive cases have climbed to 13,197 in district with 225 new cases reported on Sunday.
Positive tally has climbed to 13,197 while the death toll has reached 311 with 4 deaths on Sunday. 303 people recovered of the virus on Sunday taking the total recovery to 11007 while total active cases in Jamshedpur are 1879.
The district administration spokesperson informed that 225 corona positives have been identified in the East Singhbhum district on Sunday.
With a total of 974 fresh cases of Coronavirus being detected across the state on Sunday the overall tally of Covid-19 patients in Jharkhand has reached 79909.
Nine deaths have been reported in Jharkhand on Sunday including 4 from Jamshedpur, two from Bokaro, 1 each from Hazaribagh, Khunti and Ranchi. The overall death count stands at 679 in Jharkhand.
As per the information provided by the health department the number of active cases in the state is 12,433 while number of cured and discharged cases is 66,797.
On Sunday a maximum number of 226 cases were found in Jamshedpur, followed by 214 in Ranchi, 73 in Bokaro, 45 in Deoghar, 42 in Dhanbad, 35 in Saraikela and 37 in West Singhbhum districts.
A total of 958 number of people were also cured and discharged from various dedicated Covid-19 facilities during the day including 303 from Jamshedpur, 153 from Ranchi, 98 from Dhanbad, 49 from Godda, 69 from West Singhbhum and 26 from Saraikela.
Despite the rampant rise in Coronavirus cases across the state the recovery rate of Covid-19 patients has improved significantly to 83.59 per cent while the mortality rate of Jharkhand is 0.84 %.
The first case of the pandemic was reported from Hindpiri on March 31, when a 22-year-old Malaysian woman, who had been to Delhi’s Tablighi Jamaat congregation, tested positive. She has since been discharged after being recorded from the dreaded disease.
The Jharkhand government has extended the coronavirus pandemic-triggered lockdown in containment zone in the state till September 30. However, all the economic activities in the state are allowed outside containment zones.
The hotels, dharmshala, lodge and guest houses reopened after around 6 months following SOPs and guidelines of the government. Restaurants and shopping malls also resumed after a long time