Chandigarh, Nov 23 (PTI) Three more deaths in Chandigarh took the COVID-19 toll to 263 while 98 new cases of the coronavirus pushed the infection count to 16,769 in the Union Territory on Monday, according to a medical bulletin.
There are 1,117 active cases, as of now, in Chandigarh, it said
The bulletin said that a total of 72 patients were discharged after they recovered from infection, taking the number of cured persons to 15,389.
It said that a total of 1,33,478 samples have been taken for testing so far and of them, 1,15,935 tested negative while reports of 132 samples are awaited. PTI CHS VSD ANB