The number of active cases is decreasing in West Bengal. On Wednesday, 520 more active covid cases were reduced to the current figure of 20143. At the same time, the recovery rate has increased to 94.845 percent. On Wednesday, 26 corona patients recovered in the state and 2,293 were newly infected. So far, a total of 5 lakh 26 thousand 211 people have been infected with Corona in West Bengal and 4 lakh 96 thousand 6 people have recovered.
At the same time, the number of sample tests has also been increased. A total of 42,256 samples were tested for corona on Wednesday. Of these, 6.706 percent samples came back positive. In the last 24 hours, the people of the two districts have been infected with the most deadly virus in the state. Kolkata and North 24 Parganas. And the number of infected people is the same in both the districts, and that is: 548. On Wednesday, 61 people recovered after losing to Corona in Kolkata. The number of recovery in North 24 Parganas on this day was 628. In South 24 Parganas, 164 people were attacked and 179 people won in Corona.
Meanwhile, 48 people in the state have lost their lives to the deadly virus in the last 24 hours. 16 of them are residents of Kolkata and 11 are residents of North 24 Parganas. So far, a total of 9191 people have died due to corona in West Bengal. However, 614 of them (63.69 percent) died due to comorbidity. This was stated by the state health department. At present, there are a total of 13,056 beds for corona patients in West Bengal alone. Of these, 19.849 per cent are corona patients. It is to be noted that exactly one month ago, on 16th November, out of the total covid beds, 30.602 per cent of the patients were admitted.