With 743 cases state touches highest single day spike so far
| Sunday | 5th July, 2020
The percentage of positive cases out of sample tested stands at 4.01 per cent on Saturday.
Kolkata has recorded 242 new COVID cases in the past 24 hours.
In a fresh case a nursing staff member from NRS Medical College and Hospital and seven other staff members tested positive.
The Neurosurgery department of the SSKM has been closed on Saturday after six patients tested positive for the virus.
A contractual staff of the Cricket Association of Bengal has also tested positive.