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Patna : Active cases count increased to 54 in Bihar including 7 in Patna on September 29 as 4 more persons tested positive for Covid-19 in the state on September 28, up from only 1 case on September 27, 2021. The Active cases count in Bihar was 52 on September 27, 2021. Bihar, however, did not report any new death due to Covid-19 in last 24 hours and the toll remained static at 9,660 in the state on September 29. 1/52

The state has recorded 7,25,952 Covid-19 cases so far of which 7,16,237 patients have recovered including 2 in last 24 hours with the recovery rate (RR) remaining pegged at 98.66 % on September 29, 2021. Bihar has tested 4,60,62,266 samples so far including 1,50,084 samples on September 28, 2021. The 4 new Covid-19 cases included 1 each in Patna, Gaya, an Khagaria, and 1 person from other state.

Meanwhile, State Health MInister Mangal Oandey on September 29, 2021, inspected the progress of under-construction ” Swashthya Bhava” at Patna.