Ludhiana clocks 64 more virus cases, 3 deaths
Three deaths and 64 coronavirus cases were reported in Ludhiana on Thursday, pushing the death toll to 2,071 and overall case count to 86,491.
Two men and a woman lost their battle to the virus. The victims included a 39-year-old woman of Payal, 58-year-old man of Jagraon and 83-year-old man of Salempur.
One patient succumbs to black fungus
One patient succumbed to the black fungus infection, while five more patients were diagnosed with the fungal infection, as per district health department officials.
The number of confirmed cases in the district has reached 130, of which 19 patients have succumbed to the infection so far and 50 cases remain active.
Of the confirmed cases, 72 are residents of Ludhiana, while the rest are from other districts and states. Similarly, of the black fungus victims, nine were locals.