Chandigarh, March 12
The COVID-19 pandemic claimed 34 more lives in Punjab on Friday, elevating the loss of life toll as a result of illness to six,030 in the state.
The an infection depend too climbed to 1,94,753 with 1,414 recent coronavirus cases reported in the state, a medical bulletin mentioned.
The variety of energetic cases additionally elevated from 10,069 on Thursday to 10,452 on Friday.
A complete of 991 coronavirus sufferers have been discharged after recovering from the an infection, taking the variety of cured individuals to 1,78,271, the bulletin mentioned.
Punjab on Friday had 23 important sufferers who have been on ventilator assist whereas 222 have been on oxygen assist, it mentioned.
A complete of 53,13,932 samples have been collected for testing to date in the state, it mentioned.
Meanwhile, Chandigarh reported 135 more new cases of an infection, taking its depend to 22,832, a medical bulletin of Chandigarh Administration mentioned.
No infection-related loss of life was reported in the previous twenty-four hours from Chandigarh. The toll stands at 357, the bulletin mentioned.
The variety of energetic cases in Chandigarh rose from 859 on Thursday to 936 on Friday, it added.
A complete of 58 sufferers have been discharged after they recovered from the an infection, taking the variety of cured individuals to 21,539, as per bulletin.
A complete of two,74,991 samples have been taken for testing to date and of them, 2,51,187 examined unfavorable whereas reviews of 70 samples have been awaited, as per the bulletin. —PTI