Chandigarh, May 13 : Haryana reported three fresh cases of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) on Wednesday, taking the tally to 769 in the state. According to the official Health bulletin, one fresh case each has been reported from Jhajjar, Rohtak and Rewari districts today. Of the eleven fatalities till now, four deaths have been reported from Faridabad district, three from Panipat, two from Ambala district, while one death each was reported from Karnal and Rohtak districts.
Gurugram tops the tally in the state with 161 confirmed cases, followed by Sonepat 118, Faridabad 117, Jhajjar 84, Nuh 60, Ambala 42, Palwal 37, Panipat 36, Panchkula 23, Jind 18, Karnal 15, Yamunanagar eight, Fatehabad and Sirsa seven each, Bhiwani and Rohtak six each, Mahendragarh and Rewari five each, Hisar and Charkhi Dadri four each, Kaithal and Kurukshetra districts recorded three cases each. Of the 63,354 samples, 769 have tested positive and 57,690 negative, while reports of 4,881 were awaited. There are 421 active cases in the state.
A total of 337 patients, including 57 each from Faridabad and Nuh, 54 from Gurugram, 38 from Ambala, 34 from Palwal, 24 from Sonepat, 18 from Panchkula, 15 from Panipat, 10 from Jhajjar, five from Karnal, four each from Sirsa and Yamunanagar, three each from Jind, Bhiwani and Hisar, two each from Rohtak, Kurukshetra and Kaithal and one patient each from Fatehabad and Charkhi Dadri districts have been discharged from hospitals, so far. As many as 37,595 patients have been put on surveillance till date, out of which 24,386 have completed their surveillance period and currently only 13,209 patients are under surveillance. Meanwhile, apart from 769 positive cases, 14 Italian nationals in the state had tested positive. Thirteen of them had been discharged after their initial test came out negative and one later tested negative for COVID-19. However, he died due to some other reason, the bulletin added. (UNI)