Jaunpur, May 27 : As many as sixteen fresh COVID-19 cases were reported in Uttar Pradesh's Jaunpur, taking the total number of infected patients to 156 on Wednesday.
District Magistrate Dinesh Kumar Singh said that 16 migrant workers tested positive in the last 24 hours, and all of them have come from Mumbai and Surat. Now, there are 156 cases in the district out of which 22 had recovered earlier.
Three among the total cases had died even before reaching the hospital. 131 active patients are currently undergoing treatment. The DM said that so far, 2,716 samples have been taken and while the results of 2,416 are back, 296 other reports are awaited. (UNI)