GOA: Goa’s active Covid-19 count shot up to 1,673 after it recorded its biggest single-day spike of 258 new cases. The death toll, too, rose by one , after a 58-year-old man from New Vaddem succumbed to the infection on Sunday.
Chimbel witnessed a sharp spike of 37 new infections, taking its total to 79 and making it the worst-affected area in North Goa. “We can now see cases in all parts of Chimbel,” said St Cruz MLA Antonio Fernandes, represents the area In Panaji, too, seven new cases took its total up to 53. Mayor Uday Madkaikar said that the new cases have been reported from housing complexes in Miramar and Caranzalem, and from three buildings in Mala. A person from a centrally-located building in the city also tested positive.
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