Added on : 2020-08-01 19:28:29
Coronavirus tightened its grip on Gujarat as the state on added 1136 new positive cases, taking the state's tally to 62,574. Likewise, with 24 deaths in 24 hours on Saturday sent the death toll spiralling to 2,465. The state reported recovery of 875 patients, which took the number of discharged persons to 45,782. There are total 14,326 active cases in Gujarat. 78 of these patients are on ventilator support, it added. Cases and fatalities in Ahmedabad continue to rise. The city reported 146 cases and 4 deaths. Total 1,602 deaths, 26,663 cases and 21,585 recoveries have been recorded in Ahmedabad.