The total number of coronavirus cases in Chandigarh has increased to 536 after 13 new cases of COVID-19 were reported from the Union Territory on Friday. Of total cases, 121 are active cases and 408 have been cured and discharged. A total of 7 patients have died due to the pandemic.
According to the information, a 50-year-old woman from PGIMER, a 60-year-old man and a 30-year-old woman from Manimajra, a 24-year-old man from Khuda Lahora, a 76-year-old man from Sector 21, 34-year-old man from Ramdarbar were tested positive for coronavirus.
Likewise, a 64-year-old woman, an 82-year-old woman, 1-month-old girl, and a 29-year-old woman tested positive for coronavirus, while other include 18-year-old female from Sector 41, a 52-year-old woman from Sector 45 and 61-year-old from Manimajra.
A total of 5 patients were declared cured and discharged that include a 60-year-old woman from Sector 29, a 36-year-old man from Dadu Majra, 39-year-old man, a 36-year-old woman and a 64-year-old woman from Sector 23.
The novel coronavirus has been declared as Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC) by the World Health Organization (WHO) under the International Health Regulation (IHR).