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Gujarat’s Covid-19 tally crosses 6k; active caseload at 32.4k


Gandhinagar: Gujarat recorded 6,097 new cases of Covid-19 in 24 hours ending Monday evening, the state health department said in its Covid bulletin. Two patients succumbed to the infection during this period.

The Covid death toll in Gujarat has reached 10,130.


Cases rise in Surat

Ahmedabad city reported 1,893 cases. However, Surat has registered a rapid rise in infection, reporting 1,778 cases on Monday. Vadodara city reported 410 cases, Valsad 251, Rajkot city 191, Gandhinagar city 131, Kheda 126, Surat rural 114, Mehsana 111, Kutch 109 and Navsari 107.

Bhavnagar city reported 93, Anand 88, Bharuch 78, Gandhinagar 64, Vadodara rural 60, Rajkot rural 58, Morbi 51, Jamnagar city 47, Junagadh city 33, Amdavad rural 30, Gir Somnath 27, Panchmahals 25, Dahod 23 and Aravalli 21.

Surendranagar reported 19 cases, Banaskantha 18, Patan 17, Bhavnagar rural and Mahisagar 15 each, Tapi 13, Jamnagar rural, Junagadh rural and Narmada 11 each, Devbhumi Dwarka and Sabarkantha 10 each, Chhota Udepur 3 and Botad 1.


28 new Omicron cases in Gujarat

The state recorded 28 new cases of Omicron, while 37 patients were discharged from hospitals during the day.

The maximum new cases, 9, were in Vadodara city, followed by Ahmedabad and Gandhinagar cities with 5 each, Anand 4, Kutch and Rajkot city 2 each and Gandhinagar rural 1.

The overall tally has reached 264.


1.5 lakh precaution doses administered on Day 1

A total of 1,50,993 persons received the third dose, also called precaution dose, of Covid-19 vaccine in Gujarat on Monday, the first day of third dose vaccination for frontline and healthcare workers and senior citizens.

A total of 3.82 lakh doses were administered during the day, taking the cumulative vaccination to 9.35 crore.




95.09% recovery; active caseload crosses 32k

A total of 1,539 patients recovered from Covid in last 24 hours. The overall recovery is 8.25 lakh, which is 95.09 per cent of the total cases recorded in Gujarat till now.

The active caseload of Covid in the state has reached 32,469, of which 29 are on ventilator.





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