(Eds: Adding details) Ahmedabad, Sep 13 (PTI) With the addition of 1,326 coronavirus positive cases on Sunday, Gujarat's overall tally went up to 1,13,662, the state health department said.
With 15 deaths, the fatality count reached 3,213, it said.
A total of 1,205 patients were discharged from hospitals during the day, taking the number of recovered cases in the state to 94,010, the department said in its release.
District-wise, Surat on Sunday reported281 new cases, the highest in the state, Ahmedabad 172 and Rajkot 151.
Vadodara with 124 cases, and Jamnagar with 120 cases were two other districts that reported over 100 new cases Sunday.
Bhavnagar district reported 69 new cases, Gandhinagar 46, Junagadh 36, Mehsana 32, Panchmahal 30, Kutch 28, Amreli 25, Bharuch 21, Surendranagar 19, Banaskantha 18, Dahod 17, Morbi 15, Gir Somnath 14, Sabarkantha 13, it said.
Of the 15 deaths reported on Sunday, the highest number of six fatalities were reported from Surat, four from Ahmedabad, two from Vadodara, and one each from Bharuch, Bhavnagar and Rajkot.
The number of active cases in the state now stands at 16,439, of which 87 patients are on ventilator support, while the condition of 16,352 others is stable.
In the last 24 hours, 68,828 tests were conducted in Gujarat at the rate of 1,058.89 tests per day per million population, the department said.
With this, the number of samples tested in the state so far has increased to 32,88,811.
Gujarat'S COVID-19 figures are as follows: Positive cases 1,13,662, new cases 1,326, deaths 3,213, discharged 94,010, active cases 16,439, and people tested so far 32,88,811. PTI KA PD NP NP