Paschim Barddhaman: The new health bulletin released by the West Bengal Health department on 30th December 2021 showed a sudden spike in the number of COVID cases in Paschim Bardhaman as well as in West Bengal.
This is the highest single-day jump recorded in the last 24 hours in a very long time.
According to the health bulletin, on 29th December, 121 new cases were detected in Paschim Bardhaman taking the total number of active cases in the district to 360.
38 people were discharged on 29th December according to the bulletin.
On 28th December, 47 new cases were reported in the district. This shows that the number of new cases more than doubled in a single day in Paschim Bardhaman.
In West Bengal, 2128 new cases were reported taking the total number of active cases in the state to 8776.
As of Wednesday, 5 new cases of the Omicron variant were recorded in West Bengal taking the total number of cases to 11.
The full health bulletin can be downloaded from the button provided below.