COVID-19 cases in Gujarat are gradually declining, with the state reporting 518 fresh cases of the virus in the past 24 hours ending 5 pm on Sunday. The addition of the fresh cases has taken Gujarat’s total tally to 2,55,872.
4,365 COVID-19 related deaths in Gujarat
Two deaths were reported in the state in the past 24 hours. The fresh fatalities have taken Gujarat’s COVID-19 related death toll to 4,365. The two deaths have been reported from Ahmedabad.
99 fresh cases in Ahmedabad, 86 in Surat
Of the 518 fresh cases reported on Sunday, 86 cases have been reported from Surat, 99 cases have been reported from Ahmedabad, 89 cases have been reported from Vadodara, and 15 cases have been reported from the state capital Gandhinagar.
This apart, Rajkot has reported 76 cases, Bhavnagar has reported 11 cases, Mehsana 14 cases, and Jamnagar 17 cases.
Meanwhile, Junagarh has reported 14 fresh cases of the virus, whereas the tribal district of Panchamahals has reported four fresh cases. Dahod has reported nine cases, Amreli three cases and Kheda five cases.
Similarly, Bharuch has reported 10 cases, Valsad has reported no case, Anand eight cases, and Patan two cases.
With the addition of the fresh cases, the total COVID-19 case tally in Ahmedabad has increased to 59,840. The total tally has reached 51,407 in Surat, 26,783 in Vadodara, and 8,397 in Gandhinagar.
Similarly, the addition of the two fatalities reported in the past 24 hours has taken the death toll due to COVID-19 in Ahmedabad to 2,279.
2.45 lakh COVID-19 patients discharged so far
According to the health department, there are 6,400 active cases of the virus in Gujarat. Of this, 56 patients are critical and have been put on ventilator support. So far, 2.45 lakh patients have been discharged in the state after being treated for the viral infection. In fact, 704 patients were discharged in the past 24 hours.
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