Jamshedpur 23rd Aug, 2020: 872 new positives have been received on Saturday across the state including Agriculture Minister Badal Patralekh, at the same day 814 also became healthy.
With this, the total number of COVID-19 cases in the state stands at 29103 including 9607 active cases and 19186 patients have recovered.
On the other hand, 16 people have lost their lives due to COVID-19 in Jharkhand in which 8 patients were from East Singhbhum, 2 were from Saraikela Kharwasa, 2 each from Hazaribagh and Ranchi, and 1 each from Koderma and Bokaro.
So far, 311 patients have died in Jharkhand.
On Saturday, 10 people died in hospitals in Jamshedpur. Of these, 8 patients were from the city and 2 were from Adityapur.
266 new positives were found in the district in which 216 patients have recovered and discharged from the hospital.