Gujarat has reported 17 fresh cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday. The addition of the fresh cases has taken Gujarat’s total tally past 8.25 lakh. No death was reported in the state in the past 24 hours. The state’s death toll due to COVID currently stands at 10,082.
Over 5.32 lakh vaccines were administered in the state on Wednesday until 4 pm. According to the data compiled by the Union health ministry, over 70.75 crore COVID-19 jabs have been administered in the country so far. Of it, over 78.47 lakh people were vaccinated on Tuesday. As far as Gujarat is concerned, over 5.07 crore doses of the vaccines have been administered in the state until Wednesday.
6 fresh cases in Ahmedabad, 6 in Surat
Of the 17 fresh cases reported on Wednesday, six cases were reported from Ahmedabad, six cases were reported from Surat, and four cases were reported from Vadodara. This apart, one case was reported from Valsad.
With the addition of the fresh cases, the total COVID-19 case tally in Ahmedabad has increased to 2.38 lakh The total tally has reached 1.44 lakh in Surat, 78,703 in Vadodara, and 20,517 in Gandhinagar.
8.15 lakh COVID-19 patients discharged so far
According to the health department, there are over 151 active cases of the virus in Gujarat. Of this, six patients are critical and have been put on ventilator support. So far, over 8.15 lakh patients have been discharged in the state after being treated for the viral infection. In fact, 15 patients were discharged in the past 24 hours.
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