A medic collects swab sample for coronavirus testing, at Jaipur’s Kanwatiya Hospital.(File photo)
A medic collects swab sample for coronavirus testing, at Jaipur’s Kanwatiya Hospital.(File photo)

Covid-19: Rajasthan’s most cases, deaths reported from Jaipur

Jaipur reported 745 new cases followed by 475 in Jodhpur, 190 in Kota, 97 in Tonk, 90 each in Alwar, Nagaur and Bharatpur
By HT Correspondent | Edited by Sameer | Hindustan Times, Jaipur
UPDATED ON DEC 01, 2020 10:20 AM IST

Rajasthan reported 20 deaths and 2,677 Covid-19 cases that took the state’s tally of infections to 268,063 on Monday. It has so far reported 2,312 fatalities and has 28,653 active cases.

Jaipur reported 745 new cases followed by 475 in Jodhpur, 190 in Kota, 97 in Tonk, 90 each in Alwar, Nagaur and Bharatpur.

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Rajasthan has imposed night curfews in 13 districts and lockdown in containment areas to tackle the growing infections. It has recorded over 30,000 cases in the last 10 days.

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Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot.(PTI file)
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Illegal sand mining is rampant in the region and is often linked to powerful syndicates.(HT Photo/Representative)

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Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot.(PTI file)
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Dense fog also engulfed many parts of the state.(Raj K Raj / HT Photo)

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He added that a vaccine usually took more than 10 years to develop starting from initial research and testing to approval for general use.
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