Nagpur district on Tuesday witnessed a drop in the single-day count of COVID cases providing some relief to the administration. The second capital of the state reported 1,156 cases taking the toll of positive cases to 2,23,15,3. It is worth mentioning here, that the number of test carried out today was much lesser as compared to previous days. However increasing number of death is still a cause of concern for the civic authorities. Today the district reported 54 deaths due to the infection out of which 31 were reported from the city and 20 from the rural areas.
From the total positive patients in the day, 694 patients were detected from the city. the total number of coronavirus related deaths in the district went up to 5040, according to the local administration.
In the day, 1191 persons became free of the virus-borne disease. With Tuesdayâ€™s addition, Nagpur districtâ€™s total recovered cases so far have risen to 1,79,90,4. The cityâ€™s active cases have risen to 3,82,09.