Haryana on Wednesday reported two more Covid-19 deaths, taking the death toll to 2966, while the infection tally rose to 2,65,616 with 225 fresh cases.
According to the State health department's daily bulletin, a fatality each was reported from Karnal and Yamunanagar districts. Other districts which reported new cases include Gurgaon (51), Faridabad (39) and Panchkula (15).The number of active cases in the State stands at 2,414 and a total of 2,60,236 people have so far been discharged after recovering from the disease. The recovery rate in the state is 97.97 per cent.
1 DEATH, 37 CASES IN CHANDIGARH
Thirty-seven fresh COVID-19 cases took Chandigarh's tally to 20,415 on Wednesday while one more fatality pushed the death toll to 329, according to a medical bulletin. There are 292 active cases in the city.
A total of 14 patients were discharged after they recovered from the infection, taking the number of cured persons to 19,794. So far, a total of 1,96,211 samples have been taken for testing. Of these, 1,74,856 have tested negative while reports of 136 were awaited, the bulletin said.