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Gujarat COVID-19 Update: Cases dip below 900


Gujarat COVID-19 figures on Saturday touched 2,39,984 as the state recorded 890 new cases. Cases have gone past the 1500 mark 11 times while per day cases have crossed 1600 once so far.

The state has recorded over 1,300 cases for 30 days now while it has recorded over 1,400 cases for 14 days so far.

The state has carried out 53,539 tests in the last 24 hours. 1,002 patients were cured of COVID-19 in the state in the last 24 hours taking the recovery rate to 93.86%.

The state has in all recorded 10,512 active cases of which 61 are on ventilator support. So far 226,208 patients have recovered from the disease in the state.

The state also saw seven fatalities due to the disease. Of these, four are in Ahmedabad and one each in Surat, Rajkot, and Mehsana.

Of the total deaths in Ahmedabad, four were in AMC limits and one in SMC limits. With this, the Gujarat COVID-19 fatalities stand at 4,275.

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The addition of four cases reported in the past 24 hours has taken the death toll due to COVID-19 in Ahmedabad to 2,228. The death toll has increased to 962 in Surat, whereas it remains 228 for Vadodara and 104 for Gandhinagar.

Surat city saw 128 new cases being recorded while 36 were reported from the district. Similarly, the Ahmedabad Corporation area had 178 new cases while it was seven in the district.

Vadodara and Gandhinagar corporations respectively recorded 108 and 15 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 15 times. Gujarat has recorded over 1,100 cases 37 times, over 1,000 cases 28 times, over 900 cases 26 times, and over 800 cases for seven days. It has recorded more than 700 cases in a day five times so far.

53,539 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 823.68. The state has tested over 93 lakh people for COVID-19 since the pandemic began.


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