Dehradun, Oct 9 (PTI) Uttarakhand's COVID-19 tally on Friday rose to 54,063 after the state reported 704 fresh cases, while 14 more infected people died at different hospitals. Dehradun district reported the highest 242 cases, Nainital 73, Rudraprayag 70, Pauri 66, Udham Singh Nagar 66, Haridwar 50, Uttarkashi 31, Pithoragarh and Bageshwar 20 each, Champawat 19, Tehri 18 and Almora 17, a state health department bulletin said.
With the new fatalities, the state's COVID-19 death toll has risen to 716, the bulletin said.
So far, 45,774 people have recovered and 284 migrated. The state now has 7,289 active COVID-19 cases, it said. PTI ALM DPB