Nanded, Jun 3 : 23 people were tested positive in a single day, taking the tally to 175 in the district on Wednesday. The report indicated 193 patients to be negative. Meanwhile, 3 positive patients got cured and discharged from various Covid Care Centres (CCC) in addition to the previous 121. Of the newly tested positive patients a woman (35, Amdura, Degloor tehsil), a man (21, Bhendegaon, Mukhed tehsil) and 13 teenagers while others are in the age group of 20 to 45 years. On Wednesday, 111 new swab samples were sent for testing.
Till this date, of the total 3995 swab samples tested 3486 were found to be negative. Amongst the total positive patients 8 are undergoing treatment at Dr Shankarrao Chavan Government Medical College and Hospital, 30 at Punjab Bhawan and Yatri Niwas Covid Care Centers, 3 at sub-district hospital Mukhed, 1 at Degloor and 1 which has been referred to Mumbai.
The 2 absconded patients are still untraceable. A report of 176 samples is still awaited. By this evening a total of 3914 patients were quarantined, of which 105 were quarantined to the hospital while the remaining 3809 were quarantined at their homes. A total of 2137 persons completed their 14 days tenure of quarantine. Presently 138 patients are under observation. Meanwhile, the 141434 persons who came in the district from different destinations, at different times, were stamped and advised to stay at their home. (UNI)