Gandhinagar: Gujarat recorded 889 new cases of Covid-19 in 24 hours ending Tuesday evening, as per the bulletin issued by the state health department. One patient succumbed to the infection during this period.
315 cases in Ahmedabad city
Of the new cases, 315 were in Ahmedabad alone. Vadodara city recorded 64 cases, Surat city 52, Mehsana 46, Patan 44, Rajkot city 41, Vadodara rural 31, Gandhinagar city 27, Kutch 24, Navsari 20, Rajkot and Surat rural 19 each, Anand 16, Amreli 14, Bhavnagar city, Kheda and Valsad 13 each, Jamnagar city 12 and Morbi 11.
The rest had fewer than 10 cases.
Ahmedabad city reported 1 death on Tuesday. The overall death toll has reached 10,964.
As many as 826 patients recovered from Covid in Gujarat in last 24 hours. With over 12.33 lakh recoveries recorded till now, the recovery rate stands at 98.67 per cent.
The active caseload has reached 5,675, of which 11 are on ventilator.
2.96 lakh vaccinated on Tuesday
Over 2.96 lakh persons received the Covid vaccine on Tuesday. Of these, over 2.47 lakh were precaution doses. So far, over 11.43 crore doses have been administered in the state.
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