Bengal logs 145 new Covid deaths, 13,576 fresh cases


Kolkata: West Bengal on Tuesday registered 145 Covid-19 fatalities taking the death toll to 13,576, the health department said in a bulletin.

It said also that 19,428 fresh cases of infection pushed the tally to 11,71,861.

In the last 24 hours, 19,050 recoveries have been recorded in West Bengal improving the discharge rate to 87.60 per cent. So far, 10,26,492 people have been cured of coronavirus in the state.

The number of active cases presently is 1,31,793.