Added on : 2020-09-28 20:15:36
Gujarat's tally of COVID-19 cases rose to 1,34,623 on Monday with 1,404 more persons testing positive for the infection, the state health department said. With the death of 12 more patients, the fatalities increased to 3,431, it said. At the same time, 1,336 patients were discharged from hospitals in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of recovered cases in the state to 1,14,476, the department said in a release here. The state's recovery rate stood at 85.03 percent, it said. As many as 61,316 tests were conducted for coronavirus in the state in a day at a rate of 943.32 tests per day per million population, the department said. With this, the total number of samples tested in the state rose to 42,93,724. Gujarat COVID-19 figures are as follows: Positive cases 1,34,623, new cases 1,404, deaths 3,431, discharged 1,14,476, active cases 16,716, people tested so far 42,93,724.