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COVID-19: 483 new patients found, 6 dead in Chhattisgarh

Raipur, Aug 6 (UNI) As many as 483 fresh Coronavirus positive patients were found in Chhattisgarh during the last 24 hours while 217 patients were discharged from hospitals after recovery. Meanwhile six patients succumbed to virus.
According to information received from health department out of 395 new patients maximum 193 belong to Raipur, while 65 patients were found in Bilaspur, 53 in Durg, 31 in Rajnandgaon, 22 in Bastar, 19 in Raigarh, 14 in Kanker, 12 in Narayanpur, 9 each in Kondagaon and Janjgir, 8 each in Korba and Balrampur, 7 in Gariaband, 6 each in Balod, Mahasamund, and other state, 3 in Jashpur, 2 each in Dhamtari, Baloda-Bazaar, Sarguja, Sukma and Koriya and 1 each in Bemetara and Surajpur. Process of their hospitalisation is underway.
Meanwhile, 217 patients who were undergoing treatment in various COVID hospitals of the state recovered and they have been discharged. A 47-year coronavirus infected man and a 60-year old female patient of Raipur died in Medical College Hospital while a 63-year old man died of coronavirus in All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Raipur. One patient from Rajnandgaon and another from Mahasamund too died of Coronavirus in AIIMS, Raipur while body of a Coronavirus patient of Janjgir was found hanging in COVID Care Hospital.
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Singhal given charge of DGP

23 Sep 2020 | 4:24 AM

Patna, Sep 23 (UNI) Director General of Homeguards and Fire Extinguishing Services
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Entire Bihar is like my family: Nitish

23 Sep 2020 | 12:40 AM

Patna, Sep 22 (UNI) In a scathing attack on RJD Chief Lalu Prasad, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday said that entire state is like his family while other leader has confined himself only to sons and daughters.

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COVID-19 claims 873 lives in Bihar so far

23 Sep 2020 | 12:30 AM

Patna, Sep 22 ( UNI) With three fresh death due to coronavirus infection, the causality due to COVID-19 increased to 873 in Bihar so far.

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Bihar DGP Gupteshwar Pandey takes VRS

23 Sep 2020 | 12:22 AM

Patna, Sep 22 ( UNI) Bihar Director General of Police (DGP) Gupteshwar Pandey on Tuesday took voluntarily retirement (VRS) from his services.

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Bihar: 1609 new COVID 19 cases, recovery rate at 91 60 pc

23 Sep 2020 | 12:19 AM

Patna, Sep 22 (UNI) With 1609 new COVID 19 cases the tally of coronavirus positive cases increased to 171465 in the state on Tuesday.

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