Covid-19: 88 of the total of 223 Jharkhand cases are migrants

RANCHI: Six more people, including two returnees from Mumbai, tested positive for Covid-19 on Sunday, bringing the total number of infection cases in the state to 223, authorities said.

Two people recently returned from Mumbai to Ramgarh and were found to be positive for Covid-19. The other four cases were reported in Deoghar, Ranchi and districts.

Health officials said 88 of the total 223 cases were migrants. The state now has 107 active cases and they are from 14 of the 24 districts of Jharkhand.

So far, 113 patients have recovered from the disease and have been discharged from hospitals, while three people have died from the infection since its outbreak in Ranchi on March 31. Ranchi, who is in the Red Light District, has 19 active cases now