63-year-old man, who is the father of an administrative official posted out of Hisar, tested positive for Covid in Medanta hospital, Gurugram, on Thursday. The health officials have traced 19 contacts, including some government officials and family members, and home quarantined them.
Hisar CMO Dr Yogesh Sharma said the man was admitted to the hospital on April 5 as he was suffering from fever. He was earlier admitted to Jindal hospital on March 31 and stayed there till April 5. The district health officials took the sample on April 2, which tested negative.