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Gujarat records 282 new Covid-19 cases, 1 death in 24 hours


Gandhinagar: Gujarat recorded 282 new cases of Covid-19 in 24 hours ending Thursday evening, as per the bulletin issued by the state health department.

One patient in Ahmedabad city succumbed to the infection during this period, taking the overall death toll to 11,001.


78 cases in Ahmedabad city

Of the new cases, 78 were in Ahmedabad city. Vadodara city had 21 cases, Surat city has 17, Surar rural 15, Rajkot city and Valsad 13 each, Panchmahals 11 and Gandhinagar city and Rajkot 10 each.

The remaining places had fewer than 10 cases.


98.98% recovery

A total of 352 patients recovered from Covid in Gujarat in last 24 hours. So far, over 12.55 lakh recoveries have been recorded in the state, which is a recovery rate of 98.98 per cent.

The active caseload has declined to 1,894, of which 15 are on ventilator.


3.44 lakh vaccinated on Thursday

Over 3.44 lakh persons received the Covid vaccine in the state on Thursday. Of these, 3 lakh took the precaution dose.

So far, over 12.22 crore doses have been administered in the state.




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