For the first time, 6251 new infected patients have arrived in the state within 24 hours. At the same time, 85 patients have died. Also, the number of active cases has also crossed 48 thousand. Today 3129 patients were discharged after recovering. So far, 1 lakh 74 thousand 867 infected patients have arrived in the state, out of which 1 lakh 20 thousand 350 patients have become healthy.
According to the report of the Health Department, on Thursday, the investigation report of 28346 samples has come negative. While Dehradun district has the highest number of 2207 corona infected patients. At the same time, 1163 in Haridwar district, 673 in Nainital, 827 in Udham Singh Nagar, 253 in Pauri, 163 in Tehri, 150 in Rudraprayag, 33 in Pithoragarh, 195 in Uttarkashi, 198 in Almora, 125 in Chamoli, 107 in Bageshwar and Champawat. 157 were found infected.
At the same time, the number of containment zones in the state has now increased to 219. The number of active patients in the state has reached 48318. At the same time, 2502 patients have died so far.
18 people from the same family who attended the funeral were infected:
18 people from the same family, who attended the funeral at Trikot village in Tharali, Chamoli, became infected with corona. Some of those involved in the funeral have returned while all the residents of Trikote have been isolated.
An elderly resident of Trikot village resident died in Nainital. The family brought his dead body to Trikot village for the last rites. A few days later a person became corona infected. After that samples of all family members were taken, in which 18 people from the same family were found infected. Some of them had gone to Nainital on the second day of the last rites. Those who are in Trikot village are placed in home isolation.
Dr. Poonam Tamta, Medical Officer Incharge of CHC Tharali said that 5 SSB jawans were found infected in Gwaladam, while five days ago 17 SSB jawans of Corona were found infected in Gwaladam. At the same time, 5 people were found corona infected in the Rapid Antigen Test at CHC Tharali. They are placed in home isolation.