Seven more family members of a Sector 15 couple in Panchkula have also tested positive for coronavirus, thus taking the district total to 14. A 44-year-old woman from Sector 15 was tested coronavirus positive on Tuesday and a day after her husband was also diagnosed with the pandemic. Meanwhile, Sector 15 in Panchkula has been sealed to contain the spread of coronavirus.
As per the report, Panchkula falls in the orange zone but as soon as the district reports another case it will slip into a red zone. Meanwhile, the total number of coronavirus cases in Haryana has increased to 213. Nuh is on the top with 48 coronavirus cases followed by Faridabad at 33 and Gurugram at 32. Palwal has reported 30 cases while Panchkula has 14 cases.
So far, Nuh, Gurugram, Palwal, and Faridabad have been declared as a hotspot by the Government of India. The Union government released a list of 170 hotspot districts that include Chandigarh and Mohali as well. Out of 213 cases, 61 people have been cured and discharged while the state has reported two fatalities so far.
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Coronavirus in Punjab
The total number of coronavirus cases in Punjab has increased to 191 after Patiala and Pathankot reported fresh cases. Pathankot reported two new cases while Patiala reported 3 more cases. Meanwhile, the death toll in the state stands at 14 after a 60-year-old man, a resident of Gurdaspur, passed away due to coronavirus.