Chandigarh, October 17
The COVID-19 loss of life toll in Punjab rose to three,999 on Saturday after 19 extra individuals succumbed to the illness, whereas 427 new circumstances took the an infection tally to 1,27,154, in keeping with a medical bulletin.
The locations which reported new coronavirus circumstances embody Jalandhar (73), Ludhiana (54) and Mohali (48), the bulletin mentioned.
There are 6,230 energetic COVID-19 circumstances within the state, as of now, in keeping with the bulletin.
A complete of 760 coronavirus sufferers have been discharged after recovering from an infection, taking the variety of cured individuals within the state to 1,16,925.
Twenty-two vital sufferers are on ventilator help, whereas 140 are on oxygen help, the bulletin mentioned.
To this point, a complete of 23,00,669 samples have been collected for testing within the state, it mentioned. — PTI