Chandigarh, May 22 : Haryana reported 13 fresh Coronavirus positive cases on Friday, pushing the infection tally to 1,029 in the state. According to an official health bulletin, ten fresh cases have been reported from Mahendergarh district and one new case each from Rohtak, Sirsa and Faridabad districts.
Of the 15 fatalities till now, six deaths have been reported from Faridabad district, three from Panipat, two from Ambala, while one death each was reported from Sonepat, Karnal, Gurugram and Rohtak districts. Gurugram has reported the highest number of cases in the state with 239 confirmed cases, followed by Faridabad 182, Sonepat 150, Jhajjar 91, Nuh 65, Panipat 46, Ambala 42, Palwal 40, Panchkula 26, Jind 23, Karnal and Mahendergarh 21 each, Rohtak 15, Rewari, Kurukshetra, Sirsa and Hisar have nine cases each, Fatehabad and Yamunanagar have eight cases each, Charkhi Dadri and Bhiwani six each and Kaithal district has recorded five cases. Of 89,627 samples, 1029 have tested positive and 83,821 have tested negative, while results of 4,763 samples are still awaited.
There are 333 active cases in the state. A total of 681 patients, including 131 from Gurugram, 104 from Faridabad, 101 from Sonepat, 84 from Jhajjar, 60 from Nuh, 40 from Ambala, 36 from Palwal, 31 from Panipat, 24 from Panchkula, 15 from Jind, 11 from Karnal, eight each from Sirsa and Yamunanagar, seven from Rohtak, four each from Bhiwani and Mahendragarh, three each from Kurukshetra, Hisar, Kaithal and Fatehabad and one patient from Charkhi Dadri district have been discharged from hospitals till now.
As many as 44,809 patients have been put on surveillance till date, of which 30,554 have completed their surveillance period and presently, only 14,255 patients are under surveillance. The total of 1029 positive cases exclude 14 Italian nationals. Thirteen of them had been discharged after their initial test was negative and one later tested negative for Covid-19. However, he died due to some other reason, the bulletin added. (UNI)