Gujarat reported 937 new covid cases on Saturday. For the past few days, covid numbers in the state are increasing. New covid cases have increased to 937 from 884 reported on Friday, a marginal increase of 53 cases within a day. The number of active cases in the state are 5470. Total of 11 people in the state are on a ventilator.
While Ahmedabad city remained the biggest contributor with 311 cases. Other major contributors include Vadodara with 119 cases, Mehsana with 66 cases, Gandhinagar with 45 cases, and Surat with 45 cases. These five regions made up for 70% of the Covid cases recorded on Saturday.
For Ahmedabad city, analysis of Covid variations throughout the previous month revealed that BA.2.38 was the dominating sub variant, followed by its parent sub variant BA.2. Both variants were discovered in about 90% of sequenced samples.
In Ahmedabad on Saturday, an 82-year-old woman died from the Covid infection. According to state health department officials, she had comorbidities.
Scenario Across India:
According to Central Government data Active Cases in India,as of July 23, 2022 are 1,50,100. Over 87.21 crore COVID Tests are conducted in India so far.
India’s cumulative vaccination coverage crosses 201.96 Crore