Chandigarh, August 30
Punjab has reported a document 56 fatalities as a result of coronavirus and the demise toll within the state now stands at 1,404, based on a medical bulletin issued on Sunday.
Earlier, the utmost deaths reported in a day was 51.
The COVID-19 tally has elevated to 52,526 after 1,689 instances had been reported within the state on Sunday, it mentioned.
Fifteen deaths had been reported from Ludhiana, eight from Patiala, seven from Jalandhar, 5 from Sangrur, 4 every from Bathinda and Kapurthala, three from Amritsar and two every from Fatehgarh Sahib and Hoshiarpur, and one every from Ferozepur, Pathankot, Muktsar, Mohali, Faridkot and Moga districts, as per the medical bulletin.
Among the locations which reported new instances had been Ludhiana (273), Patiala (188), Jalandhar (150), Mohali (148), Gurdaspur (136), Amritsar (111), Fazilka (68) and Bathinda (65).
A complete of 1,656 coronavirus sufferers had been discharged after recovering from the an infection. So far 35,747 individuals have been cured of the an infection, the bulletin mentioned.
There are 15,375 lively COVID-19 instances within the state, as of now, based on the bulletin.
Seventy-seven vital sufferers are on ventilator assist whereas 474 are on oxygen assist, the bulletin mentioned.
With a set of 19,667 extra samples for COVID-19 testing, the determine of complete samples taken to date for testing has reached 10,46,132 within the state, it mentioned. — PTI