The Covid-19 virus tightened its grip in the Nagpur district with a staggering 60 new deaths on Thursday which is the highest in the last six months. Meanwhile, the daily count of positive cases remains unpredictable as the district test count varies each day. Today the district detected 3630 fresh COVID-19 cases taking the toll to 2,29 66 8.
From the total deaths today, 35 were reported from the city and 21 from the rural areas. And from the total positive patients in the day, 2481 patients were detected from the city. The total number of coronavirus-related deaths in the district went up to 5158, according to the local administration.
In the day, 2928 persons became free of the virus-borne disease. With Thursdayâ€™s addition, Nagpur districtâ€™s total recovered cases so far have risen to 184537. The cityâ€™s active cases have risen to 39973.