Chandigarh, October 20
A 70-year-old man died whereas 57 contemporary coronavirus circumstances surfaced in Chandigarh on Tuesday, pushing the union territory’s an infection tally to 13,743, in keeping with a bulletin.
To date, 209 individuals have died from the an infection within the joint capital of Punjab and Haryana.
The 70-year-old man died on the Publish Graduate Institute of Medical Schooling and Analysis right here on Monday. He had suffered a extreme head harm attributable to a gunshot, the bulletin mentioned.
His pattern was taken on admission to the hospital and he was discovered coronavirus constructive, it mentioned.
There are 810 energetic circumstances within the metropolis as of now.
A complete of 107 sufferers had been discharged after they recovered from the an infection, taking the variety of cured individuals to 12,724, as per the bulletin.
A complete of 96,707 samples have been taken for testing thus far, of which 82,377 examined damaging whereas studies of 131 samples are awaited, it mentioned. — PTI