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Coronavirus update: Jharkhand reports 60 fresh cases; tally rises to 2,490

Sixty more people, including three CISF jawans, were tested positive in Jharkhand, taking the total number of confirmed cases to 2,490 in the state, a government bulletin said.

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Press Trust of India  |  Ranchi 

Health workers in protective gear walk in a lane to administer a free medical checkup
Health workers in protective gear walk in a lane to administer a free medical checkup

Sixty more people, including

three Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) jawans, were on Tuesday tested positive for in Jharkhand, taking the total number of confirmed cases to 2,490 in the state, a government bulletin said here.

The total infected cases include 1,974 migrants who have returned to the state since May 1, it said.

The bulletin said 1,884 people, including 35 during the day, were discharged from hospitals across the state after they recovered from the disease. Fifteen people have died due to infection.

The state now has 591 active cases, it said.

Ramgarh Deputy Commissioner Sandeep Singh said the three CISF jawans, who are posted at the Thermal Power Corporation at Patratu, have been in an institutional quarantine facility.

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First Published: Wed, July 01 2020. 00:14 IST
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