Kolkata: The State has conducted 44,208 Covid sample tests in the past 24 hours which is a little higher than the figure registered by the health department on Friday.
Around 3,794 Covid patients have been released from various hospitals on Friday as they recover.
Bengal has seen 53 Covid deaths in the past 24 hours.
As many as 9 people died in the city in the past 24 hours.
Hooghly has witnessed 288 Covid cases in the past 24 hours while the total tally from the district reached 23,174.