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1152 new cases of Covid19 recorded in 24 hours in Gujarat

Gandhinagar: Gujarat has in 24 hours ending 5 pm on Wednesday recorded 1,152 new Covid-19 positive cases, taking the total to 74,390. Gujarat recorded deaths of 18 patients, taking the total to 2,715. The deaths include six from Rajkot, five from Surat, four from Ahmedabad, two from Vadodara and one from Tapi. The new positive cases in Gujarat include 272 from Surat, 159 from Ahmedabad, 120 from Vadodara and 95 from Rajkot. A total of 977 patients got discharged in 24 hours in Gujarat, taking the total to 57,393. The discharges include 222 from Ahmedabad, 194 from #Surat, 95 from Rajkot, and 79 from Vadodara. Gujarat carried out 50,124 tests – the highest so far – to find new Covid-19 positive cases, taking the total to 11.09 lakh. The Gujarat government’s Health department claimed that now the per day per million testing has reached 771 in Gujarat. Out of 74,390 total Covid-19 positive patients in Gujarat, 14,282 (19.2%) are active, 57,393 (77.2%) are discharged, and 2,715 (3.6%) are dead. As on Wednesday evening, Gujarat has 4.94 lakh persons under quarantine, out of which 4.92 lakh are under home quarantine.