Himachal Pradesh today registered one more COVID-19 fatality, taking the death toll to 41. The state health department said Una has reported one death. On the other hand, 161 new cases pushed the COVID tally in the state to 6,416.
The number of active cases in the state now stands at 1,613. Death rate in Himachal Pradesh is 0.58 per hundred cases which is quite low as compared to national average of 1.7 per hundred cases.
41 fresh cases were reported from Kangra, 36 cases from Solan, 23 from Hamirpur, 15 from Kinnaur, 13 from Shimla, ten from Una, nine from Chamba, seven from Sirmaur, three from Bilaspur, two each from Kullu and Mandi, District.
Meanwhile, 69 more patients recovered from the infection today, raising the total number of recoveries to 4,716.
Solan has the highest number of active cases in the state at 319, followed by Sirmaur with 300, Kangra stands third with 267 active cases.