In Bihar, fresh cases of Covid-19 continue to rise rapidly. A total of 12 thousand 604 fresh cases were reported in the state on Tuesday. 136 deaths were also reported. With this, casualties due to the pandemic has gone upto two thousand 307. The positivity rate has gone upto over 12 percent. Patna reported one thousand 837 positive cases, the maximum in the state followed by 769 in Gaya.
Active cases in the state have gone upto 94 thousand 275 and they are receiving treatment at different hospitals. The recovery rate is decreasing and it is now at 77.43 percent. Over three lakh 31 thousand patients have recovered from infection.
75 thousand 643 people took the vaccine yesterday. Over 68 lakh 49 thousand 176 people have so far been vaccinated in the state.