It was from February second week when Nagpur district started witnessing rise in coronavirus cases. After that that the cases kept on rising. Now from last one week the district is reporting less than 500 cases and is also witnessing huge drop in death count.
On Friday the district not only reported lowest fresh cases but also the death figure registered was 11 whichÂ is the lowest in last three months.
Today the district detected 365 fresh covid cases in one single day. Of the total fresh cases, Nagpur rural reported 146/new cases while in city 216 persons came positive for the virus. With these, the
cumulative positive cases reached 473537.
Of the 11 deaths in the day, 6 persons were the residents of Nagpur city while in Nagpur rural 2 persons succumbed to this dreaded virus. The cumulative death count reached 8,865.
On Friday, 1333 persons became corona-free taking the cumulative recovery number to 456579.
This has obviously led to improvement in the recovery rate. The recovery rate rose to 96.42 %.
The improvement in recovery resulted into fall in active cases. Today the district has registered 8093 active cases.
The continuos fall in covid positive and death figures is a huge relief to the administration and health workers. However, considering the scare of virus and its new variants, restrictions will remain as per the orders to further contain the dreaded virus.