Chandigarh, Oct 5 (PTI) The COVID-19 death toll in Chandigarh rose to 177 on Monday with three more fatalities, while 133 new cases pushed the infection tally to 12,578, a medical bulletin here said.
There are 1,604 active cases in the city presently, it said.
A total of 199 patients were discharged after they recovered from infection, taking the number of recoveries to 10,797, as per bulletin.
A total of 81,671 samples have been taken for testing so far and of them, 68,591 tested negative while reports of 129 samples were awaited, the bulletin added. PTI CHS VSD TDS TDS