With 12 more patients succumbing to the infection, the cumulative toll in the state went up to 3,048.
A total of 1,141 patients were discharged in the day, taking the count of recoveries to 80,054, the department said in a release.
The patient recovery rate in the state has reached 80.82 per cent, it said.
A total of 74,523 tests were conducted in the day, which comes at the rate of 1,146.50 tests per day per million population, the department said.
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