Chandigarh, September 16
Seventy-eight individuals died from coronavirus in Punjab on Wednesday as a document 2,717 contemporary instances pushed the state’s an infection tally to 87,184.
According to a bulletin, the state has reported 2,592 deaths thus far.
The earlier highest day by day figures had been reported on September 13, when the state recorded 2,628 instances.
On Wednesday, 15 fatalities had been reported from Ludhiana; 11 from Patiala; 10 from Jalandhar; 9 from Bathinda; six from Bathinda; 5 every from Hoshiarpur and Sangrur; and three from Moga.
Two deaths every had been reported from Fazilka, Kapurthala, Muktsar and Rupnagar and one every from Barnala, Fatehgarh Sahib, Ferozepur, Gurdaspur, Mansa and Pathankot, the bulletin mentioned.
Ludhiana reported 562 infections, adopted by Mohali (272), Amritsar (267), Patiala (247), Jalandhar (209), Hoshiarpur (206), Gurdaspur (144), Faridkot (131) and Bathinda (119).
There are 21,022 energetic COVID-19 instances within the state as of now, the bulletin mentioned.
A complete of two,756 coronavirus sufferers had been discharged after recovering from the an infection, it mentioned, including that thus far, 63,570 individuals have been cured of the contagion.
Eighty-eight sufferers are on ventilator whereas 451 are on oxygen help, the bulletin mentioned.
A complete of 14,67,301 samples have been collected for testing thus far within the state, it mentioned. — PTI