(Eds: Adds details) Ahmedabad, Aug 25 (PTI) The number of COVID-19 cases in Ahmedabad district rose by 157 to 30,519 on Tuesday, Gujarat health department said.
With four more deaths, the total toll went up to 1,692, it said.
A total of 173 patients were discharged in the day, taking the number of recoveries to 25,441, the department said in a release.
Of the 157 new cases, 145 patients were detected in the city while 12 cases were reported from rural parts of the district.
All the four deaths were reported from the city, said the release.
The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) said the city has achieved a recovery rate of 84.1 per cent with 24,145 patients discharged so far.
Recovery rate in rural parts of the city stood at 92 per cent with 1,536 patients discharged so far, including 25 on Tuesday.
Rural areas have reported 1,676 confirmed cases so far.
At 399, Dholka taluka has reported the highest number of cases so far, followed by Sanand with 387 cases, officials said. PTI KA PD RSY NSK NSK