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10 patients died in Salcete due to Covid-19

GOA: Fatotda continues to top the list in terms of the number of Covid-19-infected people in Salcete. The latest official figures, containing data till September 28, has put the number of people who have tested positive in Fatorda at 1,346, followed by Margoa at 1,093 cases. However, Margao has the highest number of active cases with 363, followed by Fatorda at 340. Salcete has recorded altogether 6,318, cases with 1,832 cases currently active, down from 1,958 active cases till August 31.

Both Margao and Fatorda, however, accounted for 10 deaths of Covid patients each until September 28 the highest in Salcete. Gogol, which saw 377 positive cases so far with six deaths, currently has 160 active cases. Both Fatorda and Margao continue to report a high number of fresh Covid-19 cases. Currently, there are over 350 active cases in areas coming under the jurisdiction of the Margao urban health centre.

The News24 Goa