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Punjab on Friday recorded 626 contemporary Covid-19 circumstances that took its tally to five,91,168 whereas 35 more fatalities pushed the loss of life toll to fifteen,771, based on a medical bulletin.
Jalandhar reported 70 contemporary circumstances, adopted by 67 in Ludhiana and 63 in Bathinda, the bulletin stated.
The newest fatalities had been reported from Amritsar, Bathinda, Faridkot, Ferozepur, Fatehgarh Sahib, Hoshiarpur and Ludhiana, it stated.
The variety of lively Covid-19 circumstances in Punjab dropped to eight,829 from 9,479 on Thursday. There are 170 crucial sufferers who’re on ventilator help, 460 crucial sufferers and a couple of,062 others are on oxygen help, the bulletin stated.
The state’s positivity charge stands at 1.12 per cent, it stated.
As many as 1,229 more coronavirus sufferers recovered from the an infection the day past. With this, the variety of cured individuals has elevated to five,66,568, it added.
So far, 1,03,01,323 samples have been collected for testing within the state, the bulletin stated.
Meanwhile, Chandigarh’s Covid-19 tally surged to 61,358 with 39 contemporary circumstances whereas the loss of life toll mounted to 804 as two more individuals succumbed to the viral illness, based on the medical bulletin.
There are 431 lively circumstances within the union territory, the bulletin stated.
With 47 more sufferers being discharged after restoration the day past, the variety of cured individuals has elevated to 60,123, it stated.
So far, 5,48,086 samples have been taken for testing. Of these, 4,85,479 samples have examined unfavourable whereas experiences of 17 are awaited, it stated. PTI