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Gujarat COVID-19 Update: 1,372 new cases recorded


Gujarat COVID-19 figures on Wednesday touched 1,27,541 as the state recorded 1,372 new cases. The state has recorded over 1,300 cases for 17 days now while it has recorded over 1400 cases for five days so far.

 The state has carried out 61,907 tests in the last 24 hours. 1,289 patients recovered from COVID-19 in the state in the last 24 hours taking the recovery rate to 84.44%.

The state has in all recorded 16,470 active cases of which 92 are on ventilator support. So far 1,07,701 patients have recovered from the disease in the state.

The state also saw 15 fatalities due to the disease. Of this, four were in Surat while three were in Ahmedabad and Vadodara each. Rajkot had Bhavnagar had two deaths while Morbi had one fatality each.

Of the total deaths in Surat and Ahmedabad, three were in AMC and one in SMC limits. With this, the Gujarat COVID-19 fatalities stand at 3,370.

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The addition of three fatalities reported in the past 24 hours has taken the death toll due to COVID-19 in Ahmedabad to 1,792. The death toll has increased to 746 in Surat, whereas it remains 172 for Vadodara and 75 for Gandhinagar.

Surat city saw 173 new cases being recorded while 111 were reported from the district. Similarly, the Ahmedabad Corporation area had 160 new cases while it was 25 in the district. 

Vadodara and Gandhinagar corporations respectively recorded 93 and 18 cases. Interestingly, the city limits of Gandhinagar had fewer cases than the district.

Gujarat COVID-19 other interesting statistics  

The state has so far crossed over 1,200 cases per day seven times. Gujarat has recorded over 1,100 cases 18 times, over 1,000 cases 19 times, over 900 cases eight times and over 800 cases for four consecutive days. It has recorded more than 700 cases in a day five times so far.

61,907 tests were conducted in the last 24 hours as part of Gujarat COVID-19 with the number of tests per million per day now standing at 952.42. The state has tested over 39 lakh people for COVID-19 since the pandemic began.


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