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Patna : A total of 90 Covid-19 cases were recorded in Bihar on March 21, 2021, including 43 in Patna, 8 in Bhagalpur, 4 in Bhojpur, 3 each Aurangabad and Muzaffarpur, and 2 each in Araria, Begusarai, Darbhanga, Gaya, Katihar, Kishanganj, Munger, Samastipur, Sitamarhi, Siwan, taking the tally to 2,63,659 cases in the state on March 22, 2021. The active cases climbed to 560 in Bihar including 266 in Patna on March 22, 2021, from 522 cases on March 21, 2021.

Of the 2,63,659 Covid-19 cases recorded so far in Bihar, altogether 2,61,537 patients have been declared cured including 50 in last 24 hours with the recovery rate (RR) dropping to 99.20% on March 22, 2021, from 99.21% on March 21. Bihar has tested 2,32,11,498 samples so far including 43,844 samples on March 21, 2021.

The Covid-19 toll rose to 1,561 in Bihar on March 22, 2021, with 2 new deaths being recorded in the state in last 24 hours including one each in Patna and Katihar. With it, the toll increased to 451 in Patna and 13 in Katihar.