Coronavirus: Chandigarh reports 4 new case, tally rises to 374

Cases in Sector 31, Sector 43 and Manimajra

Coronavirus: Chandigarh reports 4 new case, tally rises to 374

A 43-year-old man, a resident of Sector 43, tested positive for the deadly disease.

Tribune News Service
Chandigarh, June 18

Chandigarh on Thursday reported four new coronavirus cases, taking the union territory's case tally to 374.

Out of the four cases, two have been reported from Sector 31.

A 32-year-old woman, along with her one-and-a-half-year-old daughter, tested COVID-19 positive. Earlier, this woman's husband was found positive.

Another case was reported in Sector 43.

A 43-year-old man tested positive for the deadly disease. He was admitted to GMSH-16 with Influenza-like Illness (ILI).

A 30-year-old male migrant worker living in rented accommodation in Manimajra was reported to be positive for Covid-19.

He travelled to Amritsar on June 9 and returned to Chandigarh on June 11. He developed fever on June 13 and was hospitalised on June 16. He has 12 community contacts, all of whom have been shifted to institutional quarantine.

On Wednesday, five more COVID-19 cases were reported from the city. Three of the fresh cases were reported from Sector 25 and two from Ram Darbar.

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