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Nagpur coronavirus update: Case count goes up by 540; tally crosses 90,000

With the detection of 540 new cases of coronavirus, the count of infections in Maharashtra's Nagpur district crossed the 90,000 mark on Saturday

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Press Trust of India  |  Nagpur 


With the detection of 540 new

cases of coronavirus, the count of infections in Maharashtra's district crossed that 90,000 mark on Saturday, an official said.

As many as 13 patients succumbed to the infection during the day, raising the toll to 2,925, the official said.

Of the 90,301 cases recorded in the district so far, 80,643 patients have recovered from the infection, while 6,733 are undergoing treatment at various hospitals, he said.

Out the 2,925 deaths, city alone accounted for 2,056 casualties, while the remaining were from rural areas and outside the district, he added.

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First Published: Sat, October 17 2020. 21:38 IST