Out of total 79 samples taken on Tuesday, 9 have tested positive stated RD Dhiman in another update on Tuesday late evening. He said with this confirmation the number in the state has reached 27.
Only one belongs to village in Una, 5 from from Sirmaur, 1 Arki and 2 are from UP. They were all primary contacts of 3 Tablighis who were tested positive earlier. All found positive vary age from 16 to 75 years. They were all residing in a mosque at vill kuthehra Khairla tehsil Amb informed the ACS.
Among 27 positive patients, 2 have cured and have been discharged, 1 lost life, 4 have shifted out of state and now 20 are under treatment in Shimla and Tanda, he stated.
Point wise detail
Number of Positive COVID-19 till Tuesday night- 27
Fresh Positive Cases on Tuesday–9
Total Samples taken till date-534
Negative Samples till date- 508
Total Samples Taken on Tuesday-79
Samples tested Tuesday at IGMC: 8 All Negative
Samples tested Tuesday at Dr RPMC Tanda –51:P-9 :N– 42
Samples tested at CRI Kasauli
20:P:0 : N-20
Total People till date with travel History to COVID-19 affected Regions–4684
Total people who have completed 28 days of quarantine—-2188