Chandigarh, September 22
Punjab’s COVID-19 tally crossed the one lakh-mark on Tuesday with 1,498 new circumstances, whereas 66 extra fatalities pushed the loss of life toll to 2,926, based on a medical bulletin.
Eleven deaths had been reported from Jalandhar, 9 every from Ludhiana, Amritsar and Patiala, six from Gurdaspur and three every from Bathinda, Ferozepur and Rupnagar.
Two deaths every had been reported from Moga and Mohali, and one every from Faridkot, Fatehgarh Sahib, Fazilka, Kapurthala, Mansa, Muktsar, Pathankot, Sangrur and Tarn Taran, the bulletin mentioned.
With the 1,498 contemporary circumstances, the COVID-19 depend reached 1,01,341 within the state, as per the medical bulletin.
Among locations which reported new circumstances are Amritsar (257), Mohali (227), Patiala (127), Ludhiana (115), Gurdaspur (93) and Kapurthala (92).
There are 21,288 energetic circumstances within the state, as of now, based on the bulletin.
A complete of 1,718 coronavirus sufferers had been discharged after recovering from an infection, taking the variety of cured individuals within the state to 77,127.
Sixty-five essential sufferers are on ventilator help, whereas 565 are on oxygen help, the bulletin mentioned.
A complete of 16,27,821 samples have been collected for testing within the state thus far, it mentioned. — PTI