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Jharkhand reports 1,618 new COVID-19 cases, 8 fresh fatalities

PTI | Ranchi | Updated: 17-09-2020 11:33 IST | Created: 17-09-2020 11:26 IST
Jharkhand reports 1,618 new COVID-19 cases, 8 fresh fatalities
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Jharkhand's COVID-19 caseloadrose to 66,074 on Thursday as 1,618 more people testedpositive for the infection, while eight fresh fatalitiespushed the state's coronavirus death toll to 579, a healthbulletin said

The fresh infections have taken the number of activeCOVID-19 cases in the state to 14,138, while 51,357 peoplehave been cured of the disease so far, it said

The state has tested 55,761 samples for COVID-19 inthe last 24 hours, the bulletin said.



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