#Kolkata: On Sunday alone, 15,69 people were infected with the new coronavirus in the state A total of 55,800 samples were tested in the state on Sunday According to the state health department, 15,992 new cases of corona have been reported in the last 24 hours. Apparently, the rate of infection may have slowed down a bit But statistics show that in the last 24 hours, there were about 7,000 fewer sample tests in the state than on Sunday. Despite this, the number of victims has remained close to 18,000
Not only that, the death toll in the state has increased by 7 in the last 24 hours As a result, the rate of corona infection has been curbed, it cannot be said Incidentally, on this day, there were 7 polling stations in more than one district of the state This may be one of the reasons for the reduction in the number of sample tests
In the last 24 hours, the number of victims in Kolkata has also increased to 36 In Kolkata alone, 6 out of 26 people have died The number of daily attacks in North 24 Parganas has increased to 3425 6 out of 11 people died in this district The number of new victims in South 24 Parganas and Howrah is also in the thousands
Infections are also on the rise in Malda, West Burdwan, Hooghly and Birbhum. In all, the number of active corona patients in the state has increased to about 95,006 Although state government figures claim the same day, the state has admitted 40 per cent of the total allotted beds for corona patients. However, in districts like Kolkata and North 24 Parganas, where the patient pressure is very high, there are complaints that beds are not available even after going to the hospital.