Jamshedpur, July 6: Coronavirus cases on Tuesday took an upward trend in Jamshedpur. City had been registering single digit cases for a week.
But on Tuesday, 17 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in the East Singhbhum district, while 1 death was reported on Tuesday, July 6. The new positives in Jamshedpur took the Coronavirus tally to 51617.
12 people recovered of the virus on Tuesday taking the total recovery to 50496 while total active cases in Jamshedpur are 68.
Of the 68 patients still undergoing treatment for the coronavirus in the district, most are in home isolation, while some are being treated at care centres and hospitals.
As many as 12 people recovered from the virus on Tuesday taking the overall recoveries to 50496 which accounts for a recovery rate of 97.86%, which is the highest so far.
East Singhbhum district administration has conducted 413741 test per million in the district. The recovery rate in Jamshedpur is 97.86% while the mortality rate is 2.04 %.
With just 17 new Covid-19 cases, Jamshedpur’s positivity rate on Tuesday remained below 1%, as the city stayed on the recovery path after a brutal wave of infections between April and May. The positivity rate stood at 0.51% on Tuesday.
More than 3000 were tested on the day. Data from the state government’s daily health bulletin showed that the Covid-19 test positivity is 0.51%. The state, too, witnessed a massive fall in infections and fatalities.
The positivity rate of Covid-19 cases in Jamshedpur is around 0.51 per cent after East Singhbhum conducted over 3000 tests in the last 24 hours.
The Steel City tested 3303 samples, of which, 17 turned out positive while 12 people recovered from the Covid-19. The continuous high numbers of tests have pushed the positivity rate further down to 0.51 per cent, the government data showed.
So far in Jamshedpur 1118493 samples have been collected out of which 1101378 have been tested and 1049761 have turned out to be negative.