Ahmedabad, Oct 9 (PTI) As many as 1,243 new coronavirus cases were recorded in Gujarat in the last 24 hours, taking the case tally to 1,49,194, the state health department said on Friday evening.
Nine patients died across the state during this period, taking the death toll to 3,550, it said.
In good news, Gujarat's recovery rate has now gone up to 86.76 per cent with the recovery of 1,518 COVID-19 patients in the last 24 hours.
Gujarat's coronavirus figures are as follows: Positive cases 1,49,194, New cases 1,243, Death toll 3,550, Discharged 1,29,441, Active cases 16,203 and people tested so far 49,10,167. PTI PJT PD KRK KRK