Chandigarh, June 6
With 65 extra Covid-related fatalities, the toll reached 15,076 in Punjab on Sunday, whereas 1,593 recent infections took the tally to five,79,560, in line with a medical bulletin.
The variety of lively circumstances dropped to 22,160 from 24,454 on Saturday.
Seven deaths every had been reported from Bathinda and Muktsar, six from Patiala and 5 every from Jalandhar and Sangrur among the many fatalities which occurred within the final 24-hours.
Of the recent circumstances, Ludhiana reported 203 adopted by Hoshiarpur (148), Bathinda (134) and Jalandhar (115).
The state’s positivity fee dropped to 2.54 per cent from 2.84 per cent the day earlier than.
With 3,790 recoveries from the an infection, the variety of cured individuals reached 5,42,324, in line with the bulletin.
There are 276 vital sufferers who’re on ventilator assist, 684 different vital sufferers and three,255 are on oxygen assist, the bulletin mentioned.
A complete of 96,60,801 samples have been collected for testing to this point within the state, it mentioned. PTI