10 new cases were reported in Punjab on Tuesday. Corona victims increased to 256 in Patiala, Jalandhar on Tuesday with 5-5 new positive cases. However, 11 patients are also reported to be recovering within 24 hours. According to the Health Department, samples of 7355 suspects have been investigated so far in the state.Out of which samples of 6769 people have been found negative while reports of 335 people are yet to come.
186 patients are currently being treated in various hospitals of the state, 1 patient on ventilator and 1 patient on oxygen support. So far 16 people have died in the state.
Out of the 11 patients who recovered during the 24 hours, 1 each from Kapurthala, Ludhiana and Fatehgarh Sahib, 2 from Jalandhar and 6 from Mohali. On the other hand, 10 people who were found to be corona positive on Tuesday are all close to the victims already.
One in 2 patients died and 1 patient has been cured in Barnala.1 out of 2-2 patients in Fatehgarh Sahib and Kapurthala have recovered. While 1 patient of Gurdaspur has died. 1-1 patients are being treated in Muktsar and Ferozepur.