Twenty individuals examined optimistic for Covid-19 in Jharkhand on Thursday, taking the overall variety of instances to 197 within the state, an official bulletin issued right here acknowledged.
There are 107 energetic instances within the state at current, whereas 87 individuals have recovered and three have died of the an infection, it stated.
Particulars in regards to the recent instances have been but to be identified.
Well being Secretary Nitin Madan Kulkarni stated 64 migrants, who returned to the state within the final eight days, have been discovered optimistic for Covid-19. Most of them got here again from Hyderabad and Mumbai.
Migrants who’re getting back from locations designated as purple zones would initially want to remain at quarantine centres, he stated.
Solely after medical exams, they are going to be despatched for home-quarantine, he added.
“There isn’t any case of the an infection in 9 of the state’s 24 districts,” Kulkarni stated, including that the federal government is working to extend the state’s testing capability.