Added on : 2020-09-29 20:26:41
Gujarat's tally of COVID-19 cases rose to 1,36,004 on Tuesday with 1,381 more persons testing positive for the infection, the state health department said. With the death of 11 more patients, the fatalities increased to 3,442, it said. At the same time, 1,383 patients were discharged from hospitals in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of recovered cases in the state to 1,15,959, the department said in a release here. The state's recovery rate stood at 85.19 percent, it said. As many as 62,338 tests were conducted for coronavirus in the state in a day at a rate of 959.05 tests per day per million population, the department said. With this, the total number of samples tested in the state rose to 43,56,062. Gujarat COVID-19 figures are as follows: Positive cases 1,36,004, new cases 1,381, deaths 3,442, discharged 1,15,959, active cases 16,703, people tested so far 43,56,062.