Ahmedabad, Oct 2 (PTI) 198 persons tested positive for coronavirus in Gujarat's Ahmedabad district in the last 24 hours, said the state health department in a release on Friday evening.
It took the number of cases in the district to 37,238.
With the death of three COVID-19 patients during this period, the death toll in the district reached 1,834, over half of the total 3,478 deaths recorded in Gujarat till now.
258 patients recovered and were given discharge in the last 24 hours, taking the tally of recovered coronavirus patients in the district to 31,353.
Those discharged in the last 24 hours included 240 patients from the city and 18 from rural areas.
Of the 198 new infection cases, 173 were from Ahmedabad city while 25 cases were from other parts of the district. PTI PJT PD KRK KRK