The new cases were detected from 687 tests conducted in the city
Vadodara: With 91 new cases of Covid-19 being reported in the city and district since Monday evening, the total number of cases reported in the city since the beginning of the pandemic went up to 4,381. The Vadodara Municipal Corporation (VMC) confirmed three more deaths taking the total number of victims to 82 excluding those who died due to other health complications, but were Covid-19 positive.
The new cases were detected from 637 tests that were conducted in the city and district. In the city, the new cases were reported form Manjalpur, Vasna, Fatehpura, Fatehgunj, Chhani, Gorwa, Makarpura, Sangam, Tarsali, Waghodiya Road, Soma Talav, Harni Road, Akota, Ajwa Road, O P Road, Tandalja, Subhanpura, Gotri, Maneja and Karelibaug.
The worst affected area of the city was the south zone where 25 new cases were reported followed by the north and west zones where 23 and 12 cases came to light. Only eight persons tested positive in the east zone of the city.
In areas outside the VMC limits in Vadodara district, 23 new cases came to light. These were from the Padra, Karjan, Sokhda, Dashrath, Por, Itola and Koyali villages.
With 51 more patients being discharged from hospitals or home isolation on Tuesday, 3,346 persons have been discharged so far. This leaves 953 persons under hospitalization including 38 on ventilators or BiPAP machines and 143 on oxygen support. The condition of the remaining 953 persons is said to be stable.