The rapid surge in novel coronavirus cases continues to put the Nagpur Municipal Corporation on its toes. On Thursday, the Nagpur district reported 3,579 fresh cases with 2,597 from the city while 978 were detected from the rural area. Meanwhile, today 47 persons succumbed to the virus-borne disease which is the highest in the last six months.
In the day, a sum of 1,875 people successfully recovered from the infection taking the recovery rate to 80.87 percent. From the total death, 33 was reported from the city and 10 from the rural area.
With the latest update, the caseload of positive cases so far has risen to 2,07,067 while the total fatalities have reached 4,784. The tally of recovered cases now stands at 1,67,464. The total count of active cases in the district is 3,48,19.