Himachal Pradesh has not reported any contemporary Covid-19 case in the previous five days, a senior well being official mentioned on Tuesday.
A market in Kullu in Himachal Pradesh wears a abandoned look amid the nationwide lockdown in gentle of Covid-19 pandemic. (Photo: PTI)
So far, 41 coronavirus instances have been reported in the state and the variety of energetic instances is 10, the official mentioned.
Two folks have died of Covid-19. The fatalities embody a 70-year-old Delhi resident who had stayed at a visitor home of a manufacturing unit in Solan’s Baddi and died on the PGIMER, Chandigarh, on April 2.
“Of the 282 samples sent for testing on Tuesday, 156 tested negative for the infection while reports of the rest are awaited,” Additional Chief Secretary (Health) R D Dhiman mentioned.
These assessments are being carried out at Tanda’s Dr Rajendra Prasad Government Medical College (RPGMC), Palampur’s Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology (IHBT) in Kangra, Indira Gandhi Medical College (IGMC) in Shimla and Kasauli’s Central Research Institute (CRI) in Solan.
Four energetic instances from Una, two instances every from Chamba and Hamirpur and one case every from Kangra and Sirmaur are being handled at Tanda’s RPGMC, Bhota Charitable Hospital in Hamirpur and the Katha’s ESIC in Baddi.
Twelve sufferers from Una district, five from Solan, 4 from Chamba, three from Kangra and one from Sirmaur have recovered from the an infection thus far.
Four sufferers have been taken to a non-public hospital outdoors Himachal Pradesh.