Gandhinagar: A day after going below 500, the daily tally of Covid-19 cases in Gujarat once again rose above the mark. As many as 565 persons tested positive for the infection during this period, as per the bulletin issued by the state health department. Three more patients succumbed to it.
191 cases in Ahmedabad city
Of the new cases in the state, 191 were in Ahmedabad city alone. Rajkot city had 58 cases, Vadodara city 40, Surat city 29, Gandhinagar rural 27, Kutch 25, Valsad 22, Surat rural 18, Rajkot rural 15, Patan and Vadodara rural 14, Mehsana 13, Navsari 12 and Banaskantha 11.
The remaining places had fewer than 10 cases.
One death each was recorded in Rajkot city, Mehsana and Bhavnagar city. With this, the overall death toll has reached 10,990.
A total of 891 patients recovered from Covid in Gujarat in last 24 hours. With over 12.49 lakh recoveries till now, the recovery rate has reached 98.8 per cent.
The active caseload has declined to 4,205, of which 18 are on ventilator.
2.89 lakh vaccinated on Saturday
Over 2.89 lakh persons in the state received the Covid vaccine on Saturday. Of these, 2.46 lakh received the precaution dose.
So far, over 11.98 crore doses have been administered across the state.
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