The district recorded 949 COVID-19 cases and 1,012 recoveries because the variety of lively cases slid marginally to 9,643 on Saturday. While 12,742 folks had been subjected to COVID-19 exams over the past 24 hours, the take a look at positivity fee stood at 7.44%.
While 875 cases had been attributed to contact transmission of SARS-CoV-2, the supply of historical past is unknown in 73 cases. One well being employee additionally examined constructive for the an infection.
The dying toll grew to 2,989 with 21 extra deaths being attributed to the illness. As many as 33,442 had been positioned in quarantine in the district as a part of the COVID-19 administration efforts.