Chandigarh: With 41 more deaths due to corona infection in Punjab, the total death toll in the state has increased to 1,348 on Saturday, while 1,474 new cases of the virus have increased to 50,848 total corona cases in the state. This information has been given in a medical bulletin about this time. The bulletin issued said that 17 deaths have occurred in Ludhiana, ten deaths in Patiala, 3 deaths in Jalandhar, 2-2 deaths in Amritsar, Fatehgarh Sahib, Hoshiarpur and Moga.
It has been said in this bulletin that 1-1 patients died in Faridkot, Fazilka and Mohali. There have been 272 cases of corona infection in Ludhiana, 145 in Patiala, 137 in Mohali, 114 in Amritsar, 119 in Faridkot and 81 in Pathankot. A total of 1,083 patients were discharged from hospitals after recovering from corona infection. So far, 34,091 patients of corona infection have been cured in the state. According to the bulletin, 15,409 patients of corona infection are currently being treated in the state.
There have been recorded cases of corona infection during the last 24 hours in India. According to the data released by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare at 8 am on Sunday, a record 78 thousand 761 cases have been reported in the last 24 hours and 948 people have died. During this period, 64 thousand 935 patients were cured. More than 75 thousand cases have been reported in India for the fourth consecutive day.