708 new cases of Covid in Bengal, 13 more die

West Bengal recorded 708 new cases of Covid-19 and 13 additional deaths on Tuesday. Monday 472 new cases were registered. North 24 Parganas and Kolkata recorded three deaths each, while Nadia and Purba Medinipur recorded one death each.

The total toll in the state has reached 18,764 in Bengal and the total number of cases to date now stands at 15,67573. Currently, there are 7,586 active cases in Bengal. Of these, 6,175 are in home segregation while 222 are in safe homes.