According to a medical bulletin, the death toll stands at 16,531 as no one else died in 24 hours. Of the new cases of infection, five came from Patiala and three each from Faridkot and Kapurthala.
The number of patients under treatment in the state decreased as compared to Monday and 215 patients are undergoing treatment for this disease.
Meanwhile, with the arrival of five cases of infection in Chandigarh, the number of corona virus cases in the union territory increased to 65,285. The death toll is 820. The number of patients under treatment for Kovid-19 in the city is 39.