West Bengal reported 54 extra Covid-19 fatalities on Sunday, elevating the dying toll to 2,059, the state’s well being division mentioned in a bulletin.
A complete of two,939 contemporary infections elevated the caseload to 95,554, it mentioned.
The metropolis accounted for the very best variety of 21 deaths, adopted by neighbouring North 24 Parganas district (15). Of the 54 fatalities, 53 have been as a consequence of comorbidities the place Covid-19 was incidental, the division mentioned.
Kolkata additionally topped the record of contemporary circumstances (615), whereas North 24 Parganas reported 588 infections.
Since Saturday, 1,996 sufferers have recovered from the illness, taking the variety of these cured to 67,120, the bulletin mentioned.
West Bengal now has 26,375 energetic coronavirus circumstances.
No less than 26,242 samples have been examined prior to now 24 hours, it added.