• MLAs Nathabhai Patel, Jashubhai Patel, Punabhai Gamit, Virji Thumar tested Covid-19 positive ahead of Gujarat Assembly Monsoon session. They will not be able to attend the session.
  • Election Commission sends complaint against alleged false affidavits filed by Dhanera MLA Nathabhai Hegolabhai Patel to Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) for probe in response to check alleged discrepancies in his election affidavit
  • Gujarat completes 129.27 per cent rain of normal average monsoon season
  • Inspector Pritesh J Patel's body hit by a bullet from his service revolver found from his car in Sachivalay campus in capital Gandhinagar in suspected case of suicide this morning. Inspector PJ Patel had not returned home last night. He was on duty of Sachivalay complex
  • 20 bills to be moved in Gujarat Assembly Monsoon session starting from September 21. Discussion on coronavirus pandemic situation in the state on the first day's second session for 2.5 hours
  • Unjha APMC Vice Chairman Shivam Rawal dies of Coronavirus infection He was admitted to Ahmedabad based private run Sterling hospital for last over one and half month
  • 1432 new cases of Covid-19 detected in 24 hours ending at 5 pm today in Gujarat as per the latest daily bulletin by the State health department
  • Jamnagar district SP Shweta Shrimali transferred to SRP Group 17 as Commandant; Deepan Bhadran, DCP of Ahmedabad Crime Branch replaces her as SP Jamnagar
  • Polling for election of Banas Dairy's Board of Directors to be held on 19 October
  • De-commissioned INS Viraat, a Centaur Class Aircraft Carrier, which was in service for 30 years, moves out of the Naval Dockyard for a ship-breaking yard at Alang in Gujarat .

Gujarat Covid-19 latest situation in figures

Gandhinagar: 30 persons succumbed to Covid-19 infection, 318 Covid patients were discharged and returned to home and 485 new Covid-19 cases were detected in last 24 hours as per the data released this evening by the Government of Gujarat.

The Government said, the state witnessed total 2,27,898 Covid-19 tests so far. Among 30 persons who died in last 24 hours, 22 were from Ahmedabad, 3 from Vadodara, 2 from Surat and 1 each from Bhavnagar, Kutch and Navsari. Among new detected 485 cases, highest 290 were from Ahmedabad, followed by 77 in Surat, 39 in Gandhinagar and 34 in Vadodara.

Gujarat has so far witnessed deaths of total 1122 Covid patients. Out of total 4983 active cases,64 are critical and on ventilator support while 4719 are stable. 12,212 have been discharged after recovery. Total number of cases detected in Gujarat including those discharged, died and those under treatment so far is 18,117.