In its highest single day spike, West Bengal on Sunday recorded 3,612 COVID-19 cases taking the tally to 2,94,806. The State additionally recorded 59 deaths taking the fatalities to five,622.
While the lively cases in the State rose to 30,236, the discharge charge marginally declined to 87.84%. The proportion of constructive cases, out of samples examined, remained at 7.98% with 42,611 samples examined in the previous 24 hours. Total samples examined in West Bengal stands at 36.93 lakh. Meanwhile, the COVID-19 mattress occupancy charge stands at 37.40%.
Of the 59 deaths, Kolkata accounted for 16 deaths taking the toll in the town to 1,877. North 24 Parganas recorded 18 deaths taking the toll in the district to 1,265.
Of the three,612 recent cases, Kolkata recorded 757 taking the entire infections in the town to 64,443.
North 24 Parganas accounted for 774 cases, taking the entire tally in the district to 59,362.