Bengal reports 225 fresh COVID 19 cases 2 new fatalities
| Thursday | 4th March, 2021
Kolkata: West Bengal on Wednesday reported 225 fresh COVID-19 cases, pushing the tally in the state to 5,75,712, a health department bulletin said.
The COVID-19 death toll went up to 10,272 as two new fatalities -- one each in North 24 Parganas and Darjeeling -- both due to the comorbidities where COVID-19 was incidental was reported, the bulletin said.
The state now has 3,245 active COVID-19 cases.
In the last 24 hours, at least 20,330 samples have been tested for COVID-19 in the state, taking the total number of samples tested so far to over 86 lakh.
"In addition to the health workers, frontline workers and election workers, the elderly people and those above 45 with co-morbidities were vaccinated today.
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