Chandigarh, March 23
Punjab on Tuesday reported 53 extra fatalities attributable to COVID-19 and a pair of,274 contemporary circumstances, bringing the toll to six,435 and the an infection rely to 2,17,663, in response to a medical bulletin.
The districts which noticed deaths as a result of pandemic included Jalandhar (14), Hoshiarpur (9) and Patiala (6).
Ludhiana reported a most of 364 new COVID-19 circumstances, Jalandhar 322, Mohali 263 and Amritsar 246, the bulletin mentioned.
The variety of lively circumstances elevated from 18,628 on Monday to 19,403 on Tuesday.
A complete of 1,426 coronavirus sufferers have been discharged after recovering from the an infection, taking the variety of cured individuals to 1,91,825, the bulletin mentioned.
There are 29 essential COVID-19 sufferers who’re on ventilator help whereas 268 are on oxygen help, it mentioned.
A complete of 56,66,257 samples have been collected for testing to date within the state, it mentioned.
In the meantime, Chandigarh reported 214 extra coronavirus circumstances, taking the rely to 24,881.
The demise of a 52-year-old lady took the coronavirus-related toll to 364 within the Union Territory, in response to a medical bulletin.
The variety of lively circumstances rose from 1,979 on Monday and a pair of,066 on Tuesday, the bulletin mentioned.
A complete of 126 sufferers have been discharged after they recovered from the an infection, taking the variety of cured individuals to 22,451.
A complete of two,96,079 samples have been taken for COVID-19 testing to date within the UT and a pair of,70,196 of them examined unfavourable whereas stories of 151 samples are awaited, it mentioned. PTI