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103 Covid patients discharged in Udupi on Sunday

Mangalore Today News Network

Udupi, June 8, 2020: In a major relief for the Udupi district administration, 103 patients discharged from hospital on Sunday. The district which has been recording 100-plus cases for the last few days, had a comparatively good day with just 13 positive on Sunday.

Covid-19 cases

Udupi  deputy commissioner G Jagadeesha said that a dozen of the 13 fresh cases were returnees from Maharashtra, and the contact history of a patient designated P-5451 is being traced. The administration received test reports of 168 samples, out of which 155 tested negative, the DC said, adding the health authorities are now awaiting reports of 264 samples. The district presently has 626 active cases and 274 patients have been discharged thus far.