Gujarat on Saturday recorded 394 new cases and 23 new deaths due to Covid19 in the state. With this the total number of such cases touched 7,797 in the state while the death toll is now 472.
In Ahmedabad, one of the worst affected districts in the state, the total number of cases stand at 5,540 while the total deaths are now 363. Of the total 23 deaths recorded in the state, 20 are from Ahmedabad alone.
The district also recorded 280 new cases while the second highest number of cases was recorded in Surat at 30. Vaodara recorded 28 new cases. State capital Gandhinagar which is also now under a strict lockdown similar to Ahmedabad recorded 22 new cases of the disease.
The second highest number of deaths in the state is in Surat at 38 followed by Vadodara that has reported 31 casualties due to Covid19 so far. The total number of cases in Surat now stands at 854 while it is 493 for Vadodara. Gandhinagar has recorded 119 cases. Bhavnagar, Anand and Aravalli districts have 94, 77 and 71 cases respectively.