(Eds: Adding details) Ahmedabad, Sep 27 (PTI) Gujarat on Sunday reported 1,411 fresh COVID-19 cases, taking the total count of infections to 1,33,219, state health department said.
With 10 more persons succumbing to the infection, including three in Ahmedabad, the cumulative toll went up to 3,419, it said.
A total of 1,231 patients were discharged in the day, taking the total count of recoveries in the state to 1,13,140, the department said, adding that the number of active cases now stands at 16,660.
The state's case recovery rate has improved to 84.93 per cent.
Of the 10 fatalities, two each occurred in Vadodara and Surat, while one person died each in Bhavnagar, Junagadh and Rajkot, the department said.
At 269, Surat reported the highest number of new cases in the day in the state, followed by Ahmedabad with 197 infections.
Rajkot and Vadodara added 171 and 133 patients, respectively, it said.
Among other districts, Jamnagar reported 99 cases, Mehsana 52, Bhavnagar 47, Gandhinagar 45, Banaskantha 36, Kutch and Surendranagar 34 each, Amreli 30,Junagadh 29, Patan 27, Morbi 24, Bharuch 21, Sabarkantha 19, Panchmahal 18, Anand and Kheda 16 each, Dahod and Tapi 12 each, while Mahisagar and Navsari added 11 cases each.
60,357 tests were conducted in the last 24 hours in the state, at the rate of 928.57 tests per day per million population, it said.
A total of 42,32,408 tests have been conducted so far.
Gujarat's COVID-19 figures are as follows: Positive cases 1,33,219, new cases 1,411, deaths 3,419, discharged 1,13,140, active cases 16,660, and people tested so far 42,32,408 PTI KA PD NSK NSK