665 fresh Covid cases, 16 deaths in Punjab

665 fresh Covid cases, 16 deaths  in Punjab

Tribune News Service

Chandigarh, July 31

The state reported record 665 fresh Covid-19 cases today. With this, the case count in the state has reached 16,119. Sixteen deaths were also reported in the past 24 hours.

Ludhiana reported six deaths, while the count was three in Amritsar, two each in Barnala and Patiala and one in Kapurthala. Seven new patients were admitted to the ICU while three were put on ventilator support.

Ludhiana remained the worst-affected district with 248 fresh cases, followed by Patiala (136), Amritsar (71), Pathankot (43), Barnala (32), Sangrur (25), SAS Nagar (24), Jalandhar (24) and Fatehgarh Sahib (15).

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