As the number of sample tests increased, the number of coronavirus cases in Kolkata and West Bengal increased rapidly. However, there has been a slight decrease in the overall infection rate (positivity rate). At the same time, the number of daily attacks in 11 districts of the state is below 10.
According to the bulletin issued by the West Bengal Health Department on Sunday, till 9 am, the total number of corona cases in the state was 15,60,530. In the last 24 hours 724 people have been infected with corona. On Saturday, this number was 443. The increase is mainly for Kolkata and North 24 Parganas. In Kolkata, 189 cases of corona have been reported in the last 24 hours. On Saturday the number was 106. At the same time, the number of daily attacks in North 24 Parganas has once again crossed 100. 126 new victims have been identified in the last 24 hours. On Saturday, this number was 91 in North 24 Parganas. Kalimpong (one), Jhargram (two), Alipurduar (two), Uttar Dinajpur (two), Purulia (two), Murshidabad (five), Bankura (six), Dakshin Dinajpur (six), Jalpaiguri (daily). Six), Birbhum (six) and Maldahe (seven).