Chandigarh, Sep 11 (PTI) Chandigarh reported three more COVID-19 fatalities on Friday, taking their number to 83, while 305 new cases pushed the infection tally in the Union territory to 7,292.
An 83-year-old woman was among the fresh fatalities recorded on the day, a medical bulletin issued here said. She died of the infection at a hospital in Mohali.
The new cases include a one-and-a-half-year-old child.
The number of active cases stands at 2,606. A total of 269 more patients have been discharged after they recovered from the infection, taking the count of recoveries to 4,600, the bulletin stated.
A total of 45,336 samples have been taken for testing so far and of these, 37,772 tested negative, while reports of 137 samples were awaited, as per the bulletin. PTI CHS VSD IJT