Chandigarh, September 12
The dying toll as a consequence of COVID-19 rose to 2,288 with 76 extra fatalities in Punjab, whereas the an infection tally climbed to 77,057 with 2,441 contemporary instances on Saturday, in line with a medical bulletin.
Fourteen deaths had been reported from Ludhiana, 11 from Amritsar, 10 from Jalandhar, seven from Gurdaspur, 5 every from Hoshiarpur and Rupnagar, and 4 every from Barnala, Patiala and Kapurthala, it mentioned.
Three fatalities had been reported from Fatehgarh Sahib, two every from Bathinda and Sangrur and one every from Muktsar, Mohali, Moga, Pathankot and Tarn Taran.
The contemporary coronavirus instances had been reported from Mohali (331), Jalandhar (313), Patiala (268), Ludhiana (267), Amritsar (257), Bathinda (137), Gurdaspur (118), Hoshiarpur (110), Pathankot (100) and Muktsar (72), amongst others.
At current, there are 19,384 energetic instances within the state, in line with the bulletin.
A complete of two,077 coronavirus sufferers had been discharged after recovering from an infection. To this point, 55,385 folks have been cured of the contagion.
Eighty-two important sufferers are on ventilator help, whereas 521 are on oxygen help, the bulletin mentioned.
A complete of 13,64,940 samples have been collected for testing up to now within the state, it mentioned. — PTI