Jaipur: A 65-year-old elderly woman has died of corona infection on Saturday in Bikaner, Rajasthan. The total corona positive cases have been 191 in the state. Out of this 40 people are from Tablighi Jamaat. After the confirmation of 12 new cases of coronavirus in Rajasthan on Saturday, this district has now become the new centre of corona in the state.
On Friday, 46 new cases of coronavirus infection have been registered in the state, an official said. Now the number of virus-infected patients in the state has increased to 191. Among the new 46 infected patients, 12 of Tonk district and 9 were brought from Iran to Jodhpur. The teams surveyed in Tonk complained of not cooperating, after which officials were instructed that the field team should not have any problem in screening.
In Tonk on Wednesday, 12 people who came into contact with the four people related to the Tablighi Jamaat were confirmed positive on Friday. On Friday, a World Health Organization (WHO) team visited Tonk and held talks with authorities in view of the serious situation that has resulted in an increase in the number of infected patients. District Collector Kishore Kumar Sharma said that a two-member team of WHO visited Tonk today and inspected the works being done here.