CHANDIGARH, MAY 21: Punjab reported 23 new cases of novel coronavirus or COVID-19, said the Punjab’s media bulletin on Thursday.
The development has taken the state’s case tally to 2028, said the bulletin.
Of 23 new cases, 7 were reported from Hoshiarpur; 5 from Amritsar; 4 from Gurdaspur; 2 each from Pathankot and Ludhiana; 1 each from Patiala, Kapurthala and Barnala.
Amritsar district reported a death on Thursday, taking the state’s death toll to 39.
There are 170 active cases of coronavirus in the state till date.
25 new patients – 13 from Jalandhar; 8 from Muktsar; 2 each from Fazilka and SAS Nagar – recovered on Thursday, taking the total recovered cases to 1819.
District-wise Tally –