Uttarakhand records 213 fresh Covid-19 infections, 5 more patients die
Uttarakhand added 213 new Covid-19 cases on Sunday, bringing the state’s total coronavirus case count to 68,215.
Five more Covid-19 patients also died in the state, bringing the death toll to 1,107.
Out of 68,215 people who have tested positive so far, a total of 61,950 have successfully recovered, bringing the recovery rate in Uttarakhand to 90.82%.
The positivity rate in the state is now 5.80%. Additionally, 218 Covid-19 positive people recovered from the viral infection on Sunday.
According to the health bulletin issued on Sunday, a maximum of 80 cases were reported in Dehradun district. Three districts of Champawat, Rudraprayag and Tehri Garhwal did not report any infections on Sunday.
Dehradun District has so far reported the highest of 18,967 Covid-19 cases, followed by Haridwar (11,484), US Nagar (9,907) and Nainital (7,895). Uttarakhand currently has two containment zones in Dehradun and Almora district each.