Haryana reports one death, 18 new cases

Haryana reports one death, 18 new cases

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Chandigarh, May 1: Haryana reported one death and 18 fresh coronavirus cases on Friday, taking the fatalities to four and the count to 343. According to an official bulletin, one positive patient succumbed to the deadly virus in Faridabad district today. Of the 18, eight cases were reported from Faridabad district, four from Jhajjar, three from Gurugram, two from Sirsa and one case from Sonepat district.

Of the four fatalities, one death each was reported from Karnal, Rohtak, Ambala and Faridabad districts. In Haryana, Faridabad district leads the tally with 61 confirmed cases, followed by Nuh 58, Gurugram 57, Palwal 34, Jhajjar 28, Sonepat 26, Panchkula 18, Ambala 14, Panipat 13, Karnal and Sirsa six each, Hisar and Rohtak four each, Bhiwani and Yamunanagar three each, Kurukshetra, Kaithal and Jind two each, while Fatehabad and Charkhi Dadri districts recorded one case each. Out of 30,191 samples, 343 tested positive and 27,784 negative, while reports of 2,050 were awaited.

There are 112 active cases in the state. A total of 227 have been discharged from hospitals, so far. A total of 35,887 patients have been put on surveillance till date, of which 20,379 have completed their surveillance period and currently, 15,508 patients are under surveillance. (UNI)