Gujarat continued with its trend of registering over 350 cases of Covid19 for yet another day on Monday. The state recorded 366 new Covid19 cases in the last 24 hours taking the total number of such cases in the state to 11,746.
Of the total number of cases, the highest was recorded from Ahmedabad which saw 263 such cases. The district has been consistently recording over 200 cases for almost a fortnight now. The second highest number of cases for the day was recorded from Surat (33) and Vadodara (22).
The total number of deaths recorded in the last 24 hours is 35 of which 22 deaths happened due to co-morbid conditions. With this the total death toll in the state due to the disease now stands at 694. Of the total 35 deaths, 31 were in Ahmedabad alone while 2 were in Surat. Patan and Bharuch registered one death each.
Ahmedabad continues to have the highest number of cases in the state with a total of 8,683 and a death toll of 555. The second highest number of cases are in Surat that has 1,127 such cases. The death toll in the district is 53, also the second highest in the state. Vadodara, which ranks third, has 682 cases and 32 deaths.
Gujarat has recorded the second highest number of cases in the country next only to Maharashtra.