Coronavirus Bihar updates: 108 Shramik Special trains ferrying over 1.77 lakh migrants will reach to Bihar from different states on Tuesday. 14 trains ferrying 23,100 migrants will arrive from Gujarat, 11 trains ferrying 18,150 migants will arrive from Delhi, 15 trains ferrying 24,750 migrants will arrive from Maharastra, 12 trains ferring 19,800 migrants will arrive from Punjab and 7 trains ferrying 11,550 migrants will arrive from UP.
Bihar Health Department confirmed 52 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday taking the tally to 2738. The death toll stands at 13. At least 749 people have recovered after getting infected with the coronavirus in the state. All 38 districts are infected by the virus. Capital city Patna has been declared as coronavirus hotspot zone.
Shramik trains are running across the country to help migrants reach their home states. As migrant workers are returning to Bihar from other states on Shramik Special trains, the coronavirus cases are gradually spiking up in the state. From last week, the maximum number of COVID-19 patients have been found among migrant workers who returned from different states.
Bihar’s CM Nitish Kumar has asserted to provide Rs 4 lakh help to the people’s families who died due to COVID-19.
Railway has released a list of trains that will run from Bihar in June. The list includes Danapur-Bengaluru, Mumbai-Darbhanga, Delhi-Rajgir, Delhi-Rajendra Nagar, Anand Vihar-Motihari, Danapur-Sikandrabad, Tatanagar-Danapur, Ahemdabad-Darbhanga, Surat-Chappra, Patna-Mumbai, Saharsa-Delhi, Mumbai-Pataliputra, Muzaffarpur-Anand Vihar, Raxaul-Anand Vihar, Amritsar-Jaynagar, Pune-Danapur, Ahemdabad-Patna, Ahemdabad-Muzaffarpur, Shalimar-Patna, Howrah-Patna, Patna-Ranchi trains.
The states across India registered over 6,500 new coronavirus cases for the fourth straight day. The total number of coronavirus cases in India surged to 145,380 Maharashtra witnessed a slight decline in daily COVID-19 count on Monday. Tamil Nadu saw reported over 800 in last 24 hours — the highest single-day spike so far in the state. India recorded 146 deaths due to coronavirus infection taking the total number of COVID-19 deaths to 4,167.
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