The Covid-19 loss of life toll in West Bengal rose to 2,203 on Wednesday after 54 folks succumbed to the illness, the well being division stated.
The state’s coronavirus rely has gone as much as 1,04,326 after 2,936 new circumstances of an infection had been reported, a bulletin launched by the division stated.
The variety of energetic sufferers is 26,003 within the state, it stated.
Since Tuesday, 2,725 Covid-19 sufferers have been discharged from completely different hospitals of West Bengal and the state’s discharge fee is 72.96 per cent.
To date, 76,120 folks have recovered from the illness, the bulletin added.
Of the 54, deaths, 50 had been as a result of comorbidities the place Covid-19 was incidental.
Nineteen of those fatalities had been reported from Kolkata, 13 from North Parganas and three every from Howrah, Purba Medinipur, Nadia and Jalpaiguri districts. The remaining 10 deaths had been recorded in seven different districts.
Among the many recent infections, the metropolis registered 619, adopted by 589 in North 24 Parganas, 272 in Howrah, 255 in South 24 Parganas, 113 in Hooghly, 109 in Murshidabad and 100 in Purba Medinipur, the bulletin stated. The remaining 879 circumstances had been reported from 16 different districts.
Within the final 24 hours, 27,712 samples have been examined, whereas 11,86,923 such exams had been performed thus far within the state, the bulletin stated.