The state well being bulletin stated on Saturday that 5421 contemporary Kovid circumstances had been registered in Punjab, registering 201 extra deaths within the final 24 hours.
Even with the decline within the variety of day by day circumstances in Punjab, the state’s demise charge (CFR) – 2.45 p.c and the best within the nation – stays a matter of concern for the authorities.
On Saturday, the variety of contemporary recovers (7363) additionally exceeded the variety of new circumstances.
The state’s Kovid toll touched 13089, with 201 extra deaths. The complete variety of confirmed optimistic circumstances within the state at current is 533973, of which 61203 are lively. A complete of 381 sufferers are on ventilator help and 7280 are on oxygen help.
According to the district-wise break-up of 201 deaths reported on Saturday, 20-20 sufferers died in Bathinda and Patiala, adopted by Amritsar (19), Ludhiana (17), SAS Nagar (16), Fazilka and Muktsar (12 every). Firozpur, Jalandhar, Sangrur and Faridkot (9 every), Pathankot (eight), Hoshiarpur (six), Mansa, Tarn Taran and Moga (5 every), Fatehgarh Sahib, Ropar, SBS Nagar and Barnala (4 every) and Gurdaspur and Kapurthala ( Two every).
On Saturday, the best variety of contemporary circumstances had been reported from Ludhiana (582), adopted by SAS Nagar (555), Jalandhar (445), Bathinda (411) and Amritsar (400). The state bulletin stated that Punjab’s general positivity charge fell to six.60 p.c on Saturday.
A complete of 97,339 doses (one dose and two mixed doses) of Kovid vaccines got on Saturday in Punjab. Meanwhile, Punjab obtained one other batch of 66,000 covishield doses from SII Pune to vaccinate beneficiaries aged 18–44.
With inputs from TheIndianEXPRESS