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128 new cases and one death in the UT in 24 hours

128 new cases and one death in the UT in 24 hours

Puducherry,Sept 18(UNI)Coronavirus Disease (Covid 19) infection case is on the rise in the union territory with 128 more persons tested positive for the virus and one death reported in the last 24 hours ending at 10 Am on Saturday as against the 86 new cases and one death yesterday.
With this,the tally of infection rose to 125384 and death to 1829.
According to the Covid 19 status for Saturday released by the health department, of the 5004 swab tests taken yesterday,128 tested positive for the virus.88 new cases were reported in Puducherry region,32 in Karaikal and eight in Mahe regions.No new cases were reported in the Yanam region of the union territory.As many as 122 persons were discharged in the last 24 hurs.79 of them were from Puducherry region,21 from Karaikal,nine from Yanam and 13 from Mahe regions.

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