Gujarat recorded 374 new cases and 28 new deaths in the state due to Corona on Sunday. This is the largest number of deaths reported from the state in a single day and is the fifth consecutive day when the number of cases have touched over 300. With this the total number of positive cases in the state stands at 5,427. The state has in all recorded 290 deaths so far. In all, 1,042 patients have been successfully treated for the disease.
Ahmedabad reported 274 more cases in 24 hours, which is also the highest in a day for the city. Total number of cases in Ahmedabad have now touched 3,817. Of the total deaths in the state on Saturday, Ahmedabad recorded 23 deaths, Surat two, and Anand, Vadodara & Gandhinagar contributed one each. Vadodara , Surat saw 25 new cases being reported for each city while Mehsana reported 21 new cases. Aravalli also reported ten new cases in a span of 24 hours.
Gujarat has the second highest number of covid cases in the country next only to Maharashtra but has one of the highest death rates in the nation.