324 fresh cases of COVID-19 in Chandigarh

The death of a 70-year-old man took the toll to 389

324 fresh cases of COVID-19 in Chandigarh

Traffic policeman checks the vehicle riders without mask at Zirakpur. Tribune photo: Nitin Mittal

Chandigarh, April 8

Chandigarh on Thursday reported 324 cases of infection, taking the tally to 29,521 in the joint capital of Punjab and Haryana.

The death of a 70-year-old man took the toll to 389, according to a medical bulletin. The number of active cases stood at 3,115.

A total of 329 patients were discharged after they recovered from the infection, taking the number of cured people to 26,017. 

A total of 3,31,288 samples have been taken for testing so far, of which 3,00,725 tested negative while reports of 103 samples are awaited, the bulletin added. PTI

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