Basti, May 21 : With six more people testing positive, the number of patients affected by the novel coronavirus rose to 110 in this Uttar Pradesh district on Thursday. Official sources here said that six people tested positive, as per the reports obtained from Gorakhpur's BRD Medical College. Earlier, two patients had succumbed to the infection while undergoing treatment.
28 patients had recovered and were discharged while 80 others are presently receiving treatment. Sources said that most among the infected individuals found so far are migrant workers who returned from Maharashtra and other big cities. (UNI)