Chandigarh, June 2
Punjab on Wednesday reported 2,281 recent circumstances of the novel coronavirus, elevating the tally to five,71,970, in line with a medical bulletin.
With 99 extra fatalities, the toll from Covid-19 climbed to 14,748 within the state, the bulletin mentioned.
Within the final 24 hours, 9 new deaths had been reported from Fazilka, eight every from Patiala and Mohali and 7 every from Amritsar, Ferozepur, Sangrur and Moga.
The variety of lively circumstances dropped to 31,133 from 33,444 on Tuesday.
Ludhiana reported 285 new circumstances, adopted by 224 in Jalandhar, 180 in Bathinda and 153 in Mohali.
The state’s Covid positivity charge marginally dropped to three.33 from 3.69 per cent the day earlier than.
With 4,426 recoveries from the an infection, the restoration depend reached 5,26,089, in line with the bulletin.
There are 300 essential Covid sufferers who’re on ventilator assist, 791 different essential sufferers and three,887 are on oxygen assist, the bulletin mentioned.
A complete of 93,93,735 samples have been collected for COVID-19 testing to this point within the state, it mentioned. PTI