Gujarat COVID-19 figure touched 73,328 on Tuesday as the state recorded 1,118 new corona cases.
The state has in all recorded 14,125 active cases of which 79 are on a ventilator.
The state also saw 23 fatalities due to the disease. Of this 10 were recorded in Surat, half of which were in the city limits. Rajkot recorded four deaths while Ahmedabad had three fatalities. Patan and Vadodara had two deaths each while Bhavnagar and Valsad had one death each.
With this, the total number of deaths in the state stands at 2,697.
The COVID-19 death toll is 1,640 for Ahmedabad, 516 for Surat, 101 for Vadodara and 47 for Gandhinagar.
Surat city saw 177 new cases being recorded while 59 were reported from the district. Similarly Ahmedabad Corporation area had 139 new cases while it was just 11 in the district.
Vadodara and Gandhinagar corporations respectively recorded 90 and 13cases. Interestingly, the city limits of Gandhinagar had less cases than the district.
Gujarat COVID-19 other statistics
The state has recorded over 1,100 cases nine times, over 1000 cases thirteen 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.
The state conducted 41,647 tests in the last 24 hours for COVID-19 which comes to 640.72 tests per million. The state has tested over 10 lakh people for COVID-19 since the pandemic began.
District-wise new cases
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