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Jharkhand reports 17th coronavirus death

Ranchi, June 29 (IANS) An old woman, who was admitted for heart-related issues at Rajendra Institute of Medical Science (RIMS) and had tested Covid-19 positive, died on Monday, taking the coronavirus toll in the state to 17.

Of the 2,382 Covid-19 cases, 559 are active. The state has reported 75.84 per cent recovery rate, as per the Health Department data.

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Of the total coronavirus cases, 1,950 were migrant labourers returning from the various coronavirus hotspots in the country, including Maharashtra, Gujarat, Delhi and Tamil Nadu.

–IANS

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