Added on : 2021-02-25 19:47:43
Gujarat's tally of COVID-19 cases rose to 2,68,571 on Thursday with 424 more persons testing positive for the infection, the state health department said. With the death of 1 more patients, the fatalities increased to 4,408, it said. The state has in all recorded 1991, active cases of which 35 are on ventilator support. At the same time, 301 patients were discharged from hospitals in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of recovered cases in the state to 2,62,172, the department said in a release here. According to the state health department, So far a total of 8,19,801 persons have been vaccinated with the first dose and 1,15,338 persons have been vaccinated with the second dose. There has been no case of adverse reaction or side-effects of Covid-19 vaccine in the State so far.The state's recovery rate stood at 97.62 percent, it said.