Bihar tested a record one lakh 40 thousand 931 Covid-19 samples in the last 24 hours. Principal Secretary Pratyaya Amrit said, this is the highest number testing in the country in a single day.
Over 35 lakh 71 thousand tests have been conducted in the state so far. Recovery rate has improved to 88 percent which is 11 percent more than the national average.
1 lakh 24,976 people have been recovered from coronavirus so far and 16 thousand 451 patients are undergoing treatment in various hospitals.
Meanwhile total number of COVID-19 cases mounted to 1 lakh 42,156. Seven hundred 28 people have died due to Coronavirus in the state so far. Patna remained a hotspot with 21 thousand 833 positive cases followed by 6,226 in Muzaffarpur and 5,782 in Bhagalpur.