Puducherry recorded yet another dying as a result of COVID-19 in Karaikal whereas reporting 47 new instances, clocking near a ten% an infection price within the Union Territory on Monday.
The 65-year-old girl, who died in Karaikal, had diabetes mellitus and hypertension as comorbid situations. With this, the cumulative toll in Karaikal went as much as 72. The toll is 549 in Puducherry, 45 in Yanam and 10 in Mahe.
The brand new instances, which have been confirmed from 519 exams carried out within the final 24 hours, got here from Puducherry (43) and two every in Karaikal and Mahe. Yanam didn’t see any new case.
With 29 sufferers discharged, the energetic instances stood at 412. Of this, 200 have been in hospitals and 212 in residence isolation. The check positivity price was 9.05%, case fatality price 1.67% and restoration price 97.31%.
Of an estimated 6.54 lakh exams carried out by the Well being Division so far, over 6.07 lakh returned detrimental. The whole variety of individuals immunised with the vaccine to date stood at 44,166.
Cuddalore district reported 30 contemporary instances on Monday, taking the district’s tally to 25,388. Whereas 24,993 individuals have been discharged, the energetic instances within the district stand at 85.
In Villupuram district, 15 individuals examined optimistic, taking the entire variety of instances within the district to fifteen,358. Kallakurichi district reported one optimistic case, taking the general rely to 10,920.