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Chandigarh coronavirus update: 3 more deaths, 148 new cases reported

With three more fatalities, Chandigarh's Covid-19 death toll reached 172, and 148 new cases pushed its tally to 12360

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Press Trust of India  |  Chandigarh 

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The from COVID-19 mounted to 172 in with three more fatalities while 148 fresh cases pushed the infection count to 12,360 on Saturday, according to a bulletin.

A 70-year-old positive woman was among the new fatalities due to the contagion.

There are 1,792 active COVID-19 cases in the city, as of now, the medical bulletin said.

A total of 234 patients were discharged after they recovered from the infection, taking the number of recoveries to 10,396, according to the bulletin.

A total of 80,300 samples have been taken for COVID-19 testing so far and of them, 67,453 tested negative while reports of 153 samples were awaited, it said.

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First Published: Sat, October 03 2020. 21:48 IST