- The second wave of the corona has started to calm down in Punjab. There has been a drastic reduction in the number of deaths and new cases due to daily infection. This is the reason that the active cases in the state have come down to 19995. On the other hand, there has been a decrease in new cases of black fungus. On Monday, only three new cases have been reported in Punjab.
On Monday, 82 patients died of corona infection in Punjab. 1293 new cases of infection have been reported. The condition of 250 infected admitted to hospitals remains critical. So far 15160 people have died due to infection in the state.
According to the Health Department, samples of 9698676 people have been tested so far in the state, in which the report of 580829 people has come positive. 545674 people have also been cured of the infection. There are 19995 active cases. 3198 people admitted in hospitals have been kept on oxygen support.
On Monday, 8 in Amritsar, 2 in Barnala, 9 in Bathinda, 3 in Faridkot, 5 in Fazilka, 1 in Firozpur, 1 in Fatehgarh Sahib, 1 in Gurdaspur, 2 in Hoshiarpur, 4 in Jalandhar, 4 in Kapurthala, 6 in Ludhiana, 2 in Mansa, 2 in Moga, 5 in Mohali, 4 in Muktsar, 4 in Pathankot, 8 in Patiala, 3 in Ropar, 6 in Sangrur and 1 patient died in Tarn Taran.
Three new cases of black fungus
Three new cases of black fungus have been reported in Punjab on Monday. The good thing is that for the last two days, not a single infected person has died due to black fungus. Now the number of patients suffering from this has reached 384 in the state. 336 causes are related to Punjab, another 48 cases are from other states. So far 52 people have died in the state due to black fungus.