Press Reporter News Service
Chandigarh, April 25
With Punjab reeling underneath heavy caseload, excessive positivity fee in six districts has the well being authorities apprehensive.
Previously one week, (April 18-24), SAS Nagar, Ferozepur, Bathinda, Fazilka, Mansa and Muktsar reported greater than 15 per cent positivity fee (confirmed instances out of complete samples examined).
The well being authorities are conducting round 50,000 exams every day. Throughout this era, 3.68 lakh samples had been processed throughout all districts and 37,198 had been discovered constructive. The state’s total positivity fee remained 10.10 per cent.
Among the many worst-hit districts, SAS Nagar tops the chart. The district reported 5,776 instances in a single week with a positivity fee of 21.99 per cent. It was adopted by Ferozepur (723 instances and 16.7 per cent positivity fee). Fazilka, which is one amongst districts reporting lowest variety of instances, too has a excessive positivity fee of 16.21 per cent. A excessive positivity fee signifies the extent of pandemic unfold.