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Patna : Active cases increased to 47 in Bihar including 22 in Patna on October 17, 2021, up from 43 a day before, as 5 more persons tested positive for Covid-19 in the state on October 16, 2021. The state did not did not report any new death due to Covid-19 in last 24 hours and the toss remained pegged at 9,661 on October 17.

Bihar has recorded 7,26,026 Covid-19 cases so far of which 7,16,317 patients have recovered including 1 in last 24 hours with the recovery rate remaining static at 98.66% in state on October 17. Bihar has tested 4,82,15,019 samples so far including 1,18,253 samoles on October 16, 2021. The new Covid-19 cases included 5 in Begusarai.