COVID-19: 2,127 new cases and 64 deaths in Punjab; toll reaches 2,990

Total number of cases has reached 1,03,464, of which 21,230 are active cases

COVID-19: 2,127 new cases and 64 deaths in Punjab; toll reaches 2,990

Health team collects the swab sample of people in Jalandhar. Tribune photo: Malkiat Singh

Tribune Web Desk
Chandigarh, September 23

Punjab on Wednesday reported 2,127 new cases and 64 deaths due to COVID-19 taking the toll to 2,990.

The total number of cases in the state has reached 1,03,464, of which 21,230 are active cases.

As many as 79,244 people have recovered from the virus while 458 patients are on oxygen support and 72 are on ventilator support.

The number of new cases reported in Ludhiana was 184, Jalandhar 279, Patiala 126, SAS Nagar 237, Amritsar 230, Gurdaspur 144, Bathinda 90, Hoshiarpur 144, Ferozepur 32, Sangrur 49, Pathankot 67, Kapurthala 91, Faridkot 65, Muktsar 33, Moga 12, Fazilka 135, Ropar 34, Fatehgarh Sahib 18, Barnala 23, Tarn Taran 49 and Mansa 30.

As many as 16,54,508 samples have been tested so far in the state.

 

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