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Uttarakhand posts highest single-day spike in Covid cases in over 7 months

One Covid patient also died in the state on Tuesday

Coronavirus | Coronavirus Tests

Press Trust of India  |  Dehradun 

A health worker takes a swab at a Covid-19 testing site in Uttar Pradesh, on May 4.(Photo: Bloomberg)

Uttarakhand Tuesday reported its highest single-day spike in cases in over seven months as 2,127 more people tested positive for the virus, according to official data.

The state had reported 2,146 cases on May 27.

One Covid patient also died in the state on Tuesday.

Dehradun district reported the maximum number of 991 cases, followed by Nainital (451), Haridwar (259), Udham Singh Nagar 189 and Pauri 48.

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First Published: Wed, January 12 2022. 01:34 IST