Chandigarh, February 21
Six extra individuals died from coronavirus in Punjab on Sunday as 348 contemporary circumstances surfaced, taking the an infection depend to 178,459, a medical bulletin stated.
To this point, 5,754 individuals have died from the an infection within the state.
Punjab has seen an uptick in coronavirus circumstances for the previous a number of days. The variety of each day infections is rising within the vary of 250 to 350.
Because of the upswing in contemporary circumstances, the variety of lively circumstances has additionally risen to three,019.
It was round 2,000 lively circumstances three weeks in the past.
SBS Nagar reported the utmost 63 circumstances on Sunday, adopted by Ludhiana (49) and Amritsar (45).
A complete of 206 coronavirus sufferers had been discharged after recovering from the an infection, taking the variety of cured individuals to 1,69,686, as per the bulletin.
Eleven crucial sufferers are on ventilator whereas 69 are on oxygen assist, the bulletin stated.
A complete of 48,50,347 samples have been collected for testing to date within the state, it stated. PTI