At the same time, after 40 more patients died on Wednesday due to corona virus infection in Haryana, the total number of dead reached 8,829, while the total number of infected people has reached 7,64,094 after 528 people were found infected.
According to the Punjab Health Bulletin, nine patients died in Amritsar, eight in Ludhiana, six each in Jalandhar and Patiala in the last 24 hours. There were 142 cases of infection in Jalandhar, 117 in Bathinda, 104 in Amritsar and 96 in Hoshiarpur. The number of patients under treatment in the state is 17,344 and the infection rate is 2.29 percent. The number of people who have been cured in the state has gone up to 5,50,837.
According to the bulletin of the Haryana Health Department, five persons died in Hisar, four in Panipat, three each in Kaithal, Jind, Jhajjar, Bhiwani and Sirsa districts.
Sirsa has the highest number of 69 infections while Yamunanagar has 58 cases. The total number of patients under treatment in the state is 7,079. So far 7,48,186 people have recovered from the infection. The infection rate is 8.15 percent.