PATNA: The number of Coronavirus cases crossed ten thousand mark in Bihar reaching 10076 on Wednesday with 88 more persons including 12 from Patna District, 11 from Madhubani, 8 from Katihar, four from Darbhanga, five from Kaimur, four from Jamui, testing positive. The COVID-19 death toll in the state stands at 68 including seven in Patna and five each in Darbhanga and Saran.
Today 3400 samples have been investigated. On Wednesday, three policemen, including a DSP and a jawan, have been found corona positive at Ara. Two of these policemen are linked to the chain of the already infected SP. Seven more by Tuesday night and two on Wednesday morning, thus killing nine more Corona patients in 24 hours, after which the death toll from the epidemic has risen to 74.