At the very least 45 Covid-19 sufferers died on Friday taking the whole loss of life toll to 1,581. Greater than 500 deaths had been reported within the final two weeks alone.
Kolkata and North 24 Parganas district accounted for practically 50% of two,496 new circumstances registered on Friday. Whereas Kolkata reported 670 circumstances, North 24 Parganas – the second most densely populated district within the nation after Thane in Maharashtra – reported 644 circumstances. Out of the 45 deaths reported on Friday, 34 had been reported from these two districts.