CHANDIGARH, NOVEMBER 19: With 16 more deaths and 792 new cases in Punjab during the last 24 hours, the state’s coronavirus tally to 1,44,177 and the death toll to 4,556, according to a medical bulletin on Thursday.
There are still 6,194 active COVID-19 cases in the state, said the bulletin.
Of the 792 new coronavirus cases, 135 were reported in Mohali, 122 in Jalandhar, 108 in Ludhiana, the bulletin added.
The total number of cured persons climbed to 1,33,427 as 510 coronavirus patients were discharged after recovering from the infection
There are 13 critical patients are on ventilator support, while 139 are on oxygen support as of now.
A total of 29,46,382 samples have been collected for testing so far in the state, the bulletin said.