Chandigarh, March 30
Covid-19 claimed 65 extra lives in Punjab prior to now 24 hours, pushing the demise toll to six,813 on Tuesday whereas 2,210 new coronavirus circumstances raised the an infection depend to 2,36,790 within the state.
The variety of energetic circumstances, nevertheless, dropped from 24,143 on Monday to 23,731 on Tuesday, a Punjab authorities medical bulletin mentioned.
Most infections have been reported from Amritsar at 331, adopted by Ludhiana at 329, Jalandhar at 310 and Mohali at 273, amongst new circumstances.
The districts which noticed deaths included Hoshiarpur (10), Ludhiana (7) and Jalandhar (7).
A complete of two,536 coronavirus sufferers have been discharged after they recovered from the an infection, taking the variety of cured individuals to 2,06,246, the bulletin mentioned.
There are 39 important sufferers who’re on ventilator help whereas 315 are on Oxygen help, the bulletin mentioned.
A complete of 58,94,441 samples have been collected for testing to date within the state, it mentioned.
In the meantime, Chandigarh which has additionally been witnessing a surge, reported 265 circumstances, taking the full depend to 26,733.
The demise of two extra individuals took the toll to 379 within the metropolis, a medical bulletin issued by the Union Territory’s administration mentioned.
The variety of energetic circumstances rose from 2,746 on Monday to 2,831 on Tuesday, it added.
A complete of 178 sufferers have been discharged after they recovered from the an infection, taking the variety of cured individuals to 23,523, the bulletin mentioned.
A complete of three,09,840 samples have been taken for testing to date and of them, 2,82,078 examined adverse whereas experiences of 250 samples have been awaited, it added. PTI