Gujarat on Thursday evening recorded 388 new cases and 29 new deaths related to Corona. With this the number of cases have touched 7,013 while the deaths are at 425. This is the first time that the number of cases and deaths in the state have crossed 7,000 and 400 respectively.
Among districts Ahmedabad continued to lead with 4,991 cases and 321 deaths. The district on Thursday recorded 23 new deaths and 275 new cases. The second highest number of cases was recorded in Surat at 45 followed by Aravalli at 25. Banaskantha and Mehsana recorded a death each while Surat saw 4 people succumbing to the disease.
The second highest number of total cases is in Surat which has reported 799 positive infections followed by Vadodara where the number stands at 440. Morbi and Surendranagar have the lowest number of cases at 1 each.
Over 66,000 people are in various quarantine facilities in the state since the outbreak began. So far over 1 lakh people have been tested for the disease in the state.