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Gujarat records 1,012 new Covid-19 cases, 2 deaths in 24 hours


Gandhinagar: Gujarat recorded 1,012 new cases of Covid-19 in 24 hours ending Saturday evening, as per the bulletin issued by the state health department.

Two deaths, both in Ahmedabad city, were recorded during this period. The overall death toll has reached 10,970.


312 cases in Ahmedabad city

Of the new cases, 312 were in Ahmedabad city alone.

Mehsana had 99 cases, Vadodara city 79, Kutch 52, Surat city 48, Vadodara rural 44, Gandhinagar rural 31, Sabarkantha 30, Gandhinagar city 28, Amreli and Surat rural 27 each, Rajkot city 23 and Bhavnagar city 22.

Banaskantha had 19 cases, Patan and Rajkot rural 18 each, Porbandar 17, Morbi and Navsari 14 each, Bharuch 13 and Anand and Valsad 10 each.

The remaining had fewer than 10 cases.


98.63% recovery

A total of 945 patients recovered from Covid-19 in last 24 hours. With over 12.36 lakh recoveries, the recovery rate in the state stands at 98.63 per cent.

The active caseload has reached 6,274, of which 12 are on ventilator.


6.47 lakh vaccinated

Around 6.47 lakh persons received the Covid vaccine in Gujarat on Saturday. Of these, over 5.16 lakh were adults in the age group of 18-59 who received the precaution dose.

So far, over 11.62 crore doses have been administered in the state.





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