Added on : 2020-09-15 20:17:23
Gujarat's coronavirus tally rose to 1,16,345 with the addition of 1,349 new cases on Tuesday, the state health department said. With 17 fatalities, the death toll rose to 3,247, it said. As many as 1,444 patients were discharged during the day, which pushed the number of recovered cases to 96,709, the department said in its release. With this, the state has achieved a recovery rate of 82.84%.Tests conducted in the last 24 hours were at the rate of 1,202.80 tests per day per million population, the department said. Gujarat's COVID-19 figures are as follows: Positive cases 1,16,345, new cases 1,349, deaths 3,247, discharged 96,709, active cases 16,389 and people tested so far 34,38,500.