Surat. 251 fresh cases of COVID-19 were recorded in Surat on Friday, taking the total number of cases to 18708. Six persons died due to COVID19 on Friday taking the total number of deaths to 766 in Surat. 409 patients suffering from COVID19 were discharged from hospitals on Friday. 15662 patients have been discharged from hospital till date.
86 years old male from Ghod-dod road in Athwa zone died due to COVID19 at Shalby Hospital on Friday. 79 years old male from Nanpura in Central zone died due to COVID19 at New Civil Hospital (NCH) on Friday. 55 years old female from Pandesara in South zone died due to COVID19 at SMIMER Hospital (NCH) on Friday.
Surat Municipal Commissioner Banchanidhi Pani said that 169 cases have been registered in Surat city on Friday including 24 cases in Katargam zone, 14 cases in Central zone, 18 cases in Limbayat zone, 13 cases in Varachha B zone, 11 cases in Varachha A zone, 33 cases in Rander zone, 25 cases in Udhna zone and 37 cases in Athwa zone.
Pani added that 27241 persons are in Home Quarantine, while no person is in government facility quarantine. 2427 teams of Surat Municipal Corporation conducted a survey in 296847 homes and 800685 people.