Bihar: 239 new cases detected, tally reaches to 5070

Bihar: 239 new cases detected, tally reaches to 5070

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Patna, Jun 07 : With detection of 239 fresh cases on Sunday, the tally of coronavirus positive cases increased to 5070 in Bihar so far. State Health Department sources said here that the test report received on Sunday night revealed 98 positive cases of which 20 were found in Supaul, 19 in West Champaran, 20 in Sitamarhi, 8 each in Siwan and Bhojpur, 7 in Nawada,5 in Bhagalpur, 4 in Patna, 3 each in Gaya and East Champaran, 2 each in Katihar and Gopalganj 1 each in Saran, Sheikhpura, Banka, Khagaria,Jehanabad, Nalanda and Arwal. These cases include 9 women.

Prior to these test reports, during the day, it revealed that 141 new cases of which 30 were found in Muzaffarpur followed by Supaul with 16, Samastipur and Munger with 15 each, Bhagalpur 9, Kishanganj 8, Gaya and Saharsa 6 each, Khagaria, Purnea, Rohtas and Buxar 4 each, Nalanda and Saran 3 each,Kaimur, Nawada, Vaishali , Sheikhpura and Patna 2 each and Aurangabad, Banka Madhubani and Jamui 1 each. These cases include 12 females. Majority of the infected persons were migrants. (UNI)