After being enthusiastic for two days, the corona remained somewhat quiet on the first day of the week on Monday. 17 people have been found positive in the district. These include the two daughters and servants of the city’s well-known lawyer couple, who were found positive in the Atwal House Colony recently. The total number of infected in the district has been 917 while 22 people have lost their lives.
On Monday, five patients have been discharged from the hospital and sent to the house for isolation. The patients who have been found infected on Monday include four from Thakur Colony, three from Ram Nagar, a pregnant laborer living in Bhargava camp, a person living in Dashmesh Nagar in Adampur, two persons returned from Kuwait. A patient living in Adampur is admitted to Army Hospital in Jalandhar Cantonment.
Of the three patients living in Ram Nagar, two were found positive after coming in contact with a nurse who was found positive at Fortis Hospital and one at PIMS. Four members of his family living in Thakur Colony have also been infected after coming in contact with a worker working in a factory in lamba Colony.
The tenant’s child has also become infected after the landlord came positive in Amar Nagar. Here, the lawyer couple has also isolated the daughters at home. Not only this, the MD of Dips, who came in contact with him, gave a sample for corona investigation which has been found to be negative.
17 new patients included