Mumbai: Officials said six COVID-19 patients died in Punjab on Wednesday, bringing the death toll to 78, while 126 more people were tested for infection in the state, including 3,497 viruses.
Of them, 17 people had a recent travel history of Gurgaon, Delhi and Tamil Nadu.
However, 77 novel coronovirus patients recovered from infection and were discharged from various hospitals.
According to the bulletin, a total of 2,538 people have been cured of the infection so far.
The state has 881 active cases, so far, it has been stated.
A total of 2,08,408 samples have been taken so far for COVID-19 testing in the state.