The total number of COVID-19 positive cases in Nagpur crossed 500 as over 40 individuals tested positive for Coronavirus on Friday. As of 7:30 pm, 43 people tested positive on Friday taking the tally of COVID-19 cases in the city to 501. Most of these people were quarantined at different quarantine centres in the city.
Out of these 43 people, 16 citizens, who are residents of Naik Talao, are from just one family. Following the positive cases on Friday, NMC sealed Tanga Stand area in Gandhibagh Zone and Naik Talao area in Satranjipura Zone as a precautionary measure.
Out of the 501 COVID-19 positive cases in the city, while nine people have lost their lives, 352 have been discharged and 140 patients are currently undergoing treatment.