U’khand Clocks 25 New Covid Cases, Minor Improvement In Recoveries
Mon, 6 Sep 2021 1630941242360
Haridwar / Dehradun (The Hawk): Uttarakhand's COVID-19 caseload rose to 3,43,125 on Monday at 6.00 PM as 25 fresh infections were detected, the Health Bulletin issued by the Directorate of Medical Health & Family Welfare, Uttarakhand Government said. As of today, the tally comprises of 3,29,306 cured and recovered patients, while the number of active cases in the state dropped to 379. The state’s toll remained the same i e 7,388 as no one succumbed to SARS-CoV-2 infection during the past 48 hours. Meanwhile, the number of those migrated out of State too didn’t show any change and remained constant at 6,052. Total number of patients treated and recuperated today stood at 35. The percentage of recovery for Covid-19 patients in the State remained static at 95.97%; it continued to lag behind the pan-India average of 97.44%, 98.7% in UP, its parent State, 96.66% in Delhi, 98.65% in Haryana and 99.44% in not-too-distant Gurugram—the highest recovery rate registered in India. Bhopal with 99.13% followed it. The daily positivity rate in Uttarakhand which dramatically came down to 0.18% fortyfive days back straight from 5.70% a day before stood at 0.15% today vis-a-vis pan-India’s 2.76%, UP’s 0.01%, Delhi’s 0.05% and Gurugram’s 1%. A very high death rate of 2.15% has woefully come to stay for months together in Uttarakhand against Delhi’s 1.74%, Haryana’s 1.24%, Gurugram’s 0.4% and all-India average of 1.34%. District Dehradun reported the maximum number of 8 fresh cases, whereas Almora followed with 4. That apart, 3 cases were detected in Uttarkashi, 2 each in Champawat, Pauri Garhwal and Rudraprayag, 1 each in Chamoli, Haridwar, Nainital and U S Nagar and 0 (Nil) each in Bageshwar, Pithoragarh and Tehri Garhwal.