Bengal reports 9,191 new Covid cases, 37 fresh fatalities

  • | Saturday | 22nd January, 2022

Kolkata, Jan 22 (PTI) West Bengal"s coronavirus caseload went up to 19,58,265 on Saturday after it registered 9,191 fresh infections, 37 more than the previous day"s figure, the health department said in a bulletin.Thirty-seven more fatalities due to Covid-19 took the death toll to 20,302, it said.Altogether 20,313 patients recovered from the disease during the day, which improved the discharge rate to 92.65 per cent from 92.04 per cent on Friday. So far, 18,14,306 people have been cured of the disease in the state since the outbreak of the pandemic.The number of active cases declined by 11,159 in a day to 1,23,657.Of the fresh fatalities, seven each were reported from Kolkata and Howrah district, the bulletin said.Since Friday, West Bengal tested 82,564 samples for Covid-19 taking the total number of such clinical examinations to 2,27,06,510. PTI SCH NN NN


If You Like This Story, Support NYOOOZ

NYOOOZ SUPPORTER

NYOOOZ FRIEND

Your support to NYOOOZ will help us to continue create and publish news for and from smaller cities, which also need equal voice as much as citizens living in bigger cities have through mainstream media organizations.


Stay updated with all the Kolkata Latest News headlines here. For more exclusive & live news updates from all around India, stay connected with NYOOOZ.

Related Articles