Gujarat COVID-19 figures on Thursday touched 1,28,949 as the state recorded 1,408 new cases. The state has recorded over 1,300 cases for 17 days now while it has recorded over 1400 cases for six days so far.
The state has carried out 61,904 tests in the last 24 hours.
1,510 patients were cured of COVID-19 in the state in the last 24 hours taking the recovery rate to 84.69%. The state has in all recorded 16,354 active cases of which 89 are on ventilator support. So far 1,09,211 patients have recovered from the disease in the state.
The state also saw 14 fatalities due to the disease. Of this, five were in Surat while three were in Ahmedabad and Rajkot. Vadodara had two deaths while Gandhinagar had one fatality each.
Of the total deaths in Surat and Ahmedabad, three were in AMC and two in SMC limits.
With this, the Gujarat COVID-19 fatalities stand at 3,384.
The addition of three fatalities reported in the past 24 hours has taken the death toll due to COVID-19 in Ahmedabad to 1,795. The death toll has increased to 751 in Surat, whereas it remains 174 for Vadodara and 76 for Gandhinagar.
Surat city saw 176 new cases being recorded while 102 were reported from the district. Similarly, the Ahmedabad Corporation area had 156 new cases while it was 27 in the district.
Vadodara and Gandhinagar corporations respectively recorded 91 and 27 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.
61,904 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 952.37. The state has tested over 40 lakh people for COVID-19 since the pandemic began.
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