Jamshedpur, July 4: Coronavirus cases continue to decline in Jamshedpur owing to a greater number of recoveries than fresh cases.
4 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in the East Singhbhum district, while zero death was reported on Sunday, July 4. This came as a sigh of relief as Jamshedpur saw lowest daily rise in 122 days. Earlier on March 5, four Covid-19 cases were reported in Jamshedpur.
The new positives in Jamshedpur took the Coronavirus tally to 51594.
10 people recovered of the virus on Sunday taking the total recovery to 50473 while total active cases in Jamshedpur are 70.
Of the 70 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.
Jamshedpur has seen a sharp decline in their total cases in the past six weeks.
As many as 10 people recovered from the virus on Sunday taking the overall recoveries to 50473 which accounts for a recovery rate of 97.83%, which is the highest so far.
East Singhbhum district administration has conducted 411141 test per million in the district. The recovery rate in Jamshedpur is 97.83% while the mortality rate is 2.04 %.
With just 4 new Covid-19 cases, Jamshedpur’s positivity rate on Sunday 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 0.16% on Saturday.
More than 2400 were tested on the day. Data from the state government’s daily health bulletin showed that the Covid-19 test positivity is 0.16%. The state, too, witnessed a massive fall in infections and fatalities.
The positivity rate of Covid-19 cases in Jamshedpur is around 0.16 per cent after East Singhbhum conducted over 2400 tests in the last 24 hours.
The Steel City tested 2454 samples, of which, 4 turned out positive while 10 people recovered from the Covid-19. The continuous high numbers of tests have pushed the positivity rate further down to 0.16 per cent, the government data showed.
So far in Jamshedpur 1106419 samples have been collected out of which 1094458 have been tested and 1042864 have turned out to be negative.