Chandigarh, October 21
The COVID-19 dying toll in Punjab rose to 4,060 on Wednesday after 23 extra individuals succumbed to the illness, whereas the tally reached 1,29,088 with 499 new instances, in keeping with a medical bulletin.
4 deaths every had been reported from Bathinda and Ludhiana, three every from Patiala and Amritsar, two from Jalandhar and one every from Faridkot, Ferozepur, Gurdaspur, Hoshiarpur, Kapurthala, Mohali and Sangrur, the bulletin mentioned.
The locations which reported new coronavirus instances embody Jalandhar (83), Mohali (53), Amritsar (53) and Ludhiana (47).
There are 4,808 lively instances within the state, as of now, in keeping with the bulletin.
A complete of 562 coronavirus sufferers had been discharged after recovering from an infection, taking the variety of cured individuals to 1,20,220.
Thirty-one vital sufferers are on ventilator assist, whereas 121 are on oxygen assist, the bulletin mentioned.
A complete of 23,85,846 samples have been collected for testing to this point within the state, it mentioned. — PTI