The variety of COVID-19 instances in West Bengal crossed the 20,000-mark because the state reported its highest single-day spike of 669 new infections on Friday, in accordance with a bulletin issued by the Health Department.
The contemporary instances pushed the virus rely to 20,488 within the state, it added.
The state additionally reported the best variety of fatalities on a single day at 18, elevating the variety of deaths to 717, the bulletin stated.
There are 6,200 lively COVID-19 instances within the state at current.
Since Thursday, 534 individuals have been discharged from totally different hospitals within the state after they recovered from the an infection.
In the final 24 hours, a file 11,053 samples have been examined for COVID-19, it stated.
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