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Drop in active Covid cases, positivity rate down

GOA: On Tuesday, 112 cases of Covid-19 were detected in Goa, while 116 recoveries were reported, thus leading to marginal drop in active cases to 949.

Also, mortalities rose to 736 following the death of a 93-year-old woman from Mapusa.
The state’s case positivity rate reduced to 6%, while the recovery rate remained unchange. For the past few days, Goa’s recovery rate has been hovering at 96%. As many as 24 patients had to be admitted to hospital for treatment, and 67 persons chose to be home isolated.

A few health centres witnessed a marginal rise in infections in North Goa over the past 24 hours. In South Goa, Margao urban health centre’s tally rose to 90 with addition of ten cases. The other health centres thatalso saw a rise in cases but were marginal include Curchorem, Canacona, Vasco, Cansaulim, Sanguem, Shiroda and Dharbandora.

The News24 Goa