Bengal Coronavirus Deaths

Bengal COVID-19 toll reaches 2,203, patient dies in ambulance outside Kolkata hospital

The hospital has refuted charge of claiming Rs three lakh as admission fee and said that the 60-year-old woman's family was given an estimate for treatment but not pressurised for making payments.

published on : 13th August 2020

Bengal COVID-19 death toll reaches 2000 as 51 people succumb across state

During the last 24 hours, 2,064 people have been discharged from different hospitals in West Bengal taking the discharge rate to 70.32 per cent.

published on : 9th August 2020

Bengal reports 54 more COVID-19 deaths, 2,752 new cases; state requests ICMR to change test guidelines

The state also witnessed its highest single-day spike of 2,752 new cases, following which the tally rose to 80,984, as per a bulletin issued by the Health Department.

published on : 5th August 2020

Bengal COVID tally breaches 75,000-mark with 2,739 new cases, record 49 deaths reported

At least 2,213 patients have recovered from the disease since Saturday, improving the discharge rate in the state to 69.83 per cent, the department said in its bulletin.

published on : 3rd August 2020

Bi-weekly lockdown kicks off in Bengal as state sees highest daily spike of 2,291 fresh COVID-19 cases, 39 deaths

All government and private offices, commercial establishments, public and private transport, as well as activities other than under emergency services would remain closed on these days.

published on : 23rd July 2020

Nine more die of COVID-19 in West Bengal; death toll rises to 88

With 130 new cases, the state witnessed the highest spike in coronavirus infection in a day.

published on : 8th May 2020

Seven more COVID-19 deaths, 92 new cases in West Bengal taking total tally to 1,548

Thirty-one people have been discharged from different hospitals since Wednesday evening. According to the Health Department, 2,611 samples were examined on Thursday.

published on : 7th May 2020

Low rate of COVID-19 testing in West Bengal, high rate of death: MHA

The home secretary said instances of overcrowding in 'bazaars' (markets) with poor sanitation, free movement of people in large numbers without masks are a grave violation of lockdown instructions

published on : 6th May 2020