With five more deaths due to corona in Punjab on Monday, the death toll from the epidemic has increased to 138 in the state. 3 patients died in Patiala, 1-1 in Gurdaspur and Sangrur. Meanwhile, the confirmation of 202 Corona positive cases in the state during 24 hours has raised the concern of the health department. The number of patients in Sangrur (60) Patiala (45) Amritsar (21), Jalandhar (9) and Ludhiana (14) also outpaced. The number of corona victims in the state has increased to 5418. On the other hand, 238 patients recovered in the state on Monday and returned to their homes.
According to the statistics of the Health Department regarding this case, so far 294448 suspected patients have been sampled in the state. Presently, 1516 people are being treated in isolation wards of various hospitals of the state, of which 24 people are on oxygen support and 5 are on ventilators. Of the 238 people who have recovered during the last 24 hours, 124 from Ludhiana, 53 from Amritsar, 21 from Jalandhar, 11 from Kapurthala, 7 from Tarn Taran, 6 from Bathinda, 3, Pathankot, Ropar and Mansa 3-3, 2 from Mohali, Fatehgarh. Sahib, 1-1 patients from Faridkot are included. The number of people who beat Corona in the state has increased to 3764.
Two infected patients lost their lives on Monday in Amritsar. The dead included a 55-year-old man living in Shocked Pass, who breathed his last in the isolation ward of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Hospital on Monday morning. The second patient is a 71-year-old elderly resident of Sharifpur. The death toll from Corona has increased to 41 in Amritsar. There were 22 new positive case reports in Amritsar on Monday. Four cases have been infected by contact with infected patients. Vigilance officer is also infected with Corona.