CHANDIGARH, NOVEMBER 17: With 515 new coronavirus (or COVID-19) cases and 30 more deaths in Punjab in the last 24 hours, the state’s cases count has reached 1,42,597 and death toll to 4,510, according to media health bulletin on Tuesday.
There are 5,821 active COVID-19 cases in the state, as of now.
265 more patients cured and were discharged, taking the state’s recovery toll to 1,32,266, according to the bulletin.
Of the new coronavirus cases, Ludhiana reported 92 cases, Jalandhar and Mohali 76, each and Patiala 59.
20 critical patients are on ventilator support while 152 are on oxygen support, the bulletin said.
A total of 29,01,513 samples have been collected for testing so far in the state, it said.