4 extra individuals who returned from Mumbai examined optimistic for the novel coronavirus in Mandi district, taking the variety of instances in Himachal Pradesh to 173 on Saturday, a well being official stated. The 4 instances of the coronavirus illness (COVID-19) embody three members of a household — lady, her son and daughter. They had been already in a quarantine centre, Chief Medical Officer Jeevanand Chauhan stated.
The girl’s husband additionally returned not too long ago from Mumbai, however his report was destructive, Chauhan stated. A 61-year-old taxi driver, a resident of Mumbai, additionally examined optimistic for COVID-19. He introduced some residents from the industrial capital a number of days in the past and was quarantined after signs of influenza like sickness, the official stated.
The variety of energetic instances of the pathogen within the state is 110 and 59 individuals have recovered up to now, in response to officers. Hamirpur has the utmost variety of energetic COVID-19 instances at 55, adopted by Kangra with 30, eight in Mandi, 5 every in Solan and Bilaspur; two every in Sirmaur, Una and Chamba; and one in Kullu, the officers stated.
Deputy Commissioner Harikesh Meena stated all 14 individuals who examined optimistic for the illness in Hamirpur had not too long ago returned from Mumbai. A majority of them are in quarantine centres at completely different locations.