Shimla, Jul 22
Baddi-Barotiwala and Nalagarh (BBN) industrial hub of Solan district continues to be epicentre of novel Corona Virus as sudden spike was noted here in the pandemic during last few days raising the tally of cases to 391 in the district which is highest in the state.
Additional Chief Secretary Health R D Dhiman said that most of cases are related to migrants industrial workers who entered the state before the revised policy ( Govt allowed the factory worker to join their duties without quarantine) or due to their contacts .
He said that 65 cases have been tested positive recently in Wrigley Chewing Gum Factory at Baddi.
Dhiman said that factory wise positive cases came in the Solan district are 59 in SARA Textile Nalagarh, 32 of Arishto Pharma Nalagarh, Two of Winsome Textile Baddi and three of Dipak Spinning Mills Baddi.
Report just arrived from Solan said that out of total under process 45 samples of yesterday 10 tested positive on Wednesday. One aged 25 years male came from UP presently at Kotla Nalah area of Solan town, two contacts of Sara factory Baddi , two in qurantine center out of it one staff of Nimantran Hotel Baddi.
Solan total case tally went up to 391 with ten new cases today also having highest 249 active cases and 136 recovered.