As many as 10 more deaths were reported, taking the state’s tally to 88 on Sunday. The spike in Covid-19 cases continued unabated as 459 fresh cases surfaced. With this, Haryana’s total cases have reached 7,208.
Gurugram reported a maximum of six deaths, followed by Rohtak (2), Jhajjar (1) and Panipat (1).
Faridabad reported a maximum of 191 fresh cases, followed by Gurugram (169), Ambala and Karnal (15 each), and Palwal and Rohtak (13 each).
The tally of the Covid positive cases in Faridabad district has risen to 1,277. The localities from where the new cases have surfaced include Old Faridabad, Ballabgarh, NIT, Jawahar Colony, AC Nagar, Bharat Colony, SGM Nagar, Sanjay Colony, Adarsh Nagar, Dabua Colony, Sector 15, Sector 16, Sector 23, Gonchhi village and Kheri Kalan village.
Kurukshetra reported 10 fresh cases. Civil Surgeon Dr Sukhbir Singh said, “A 25-year-old woman of Bir Pipli who returned from Delhi, a 28-year-old woman from Dhobi Mohalla who was in contact with a Covid patient, a 65-year-old man from Sector 4 and his 27-year-old son, a 21-year-old from Neelkanth Colony who returned from Delhi, an eight-year-old girl from Mehra village, an 18-year-old girl and a 42-year-old woman from Ramsharan Majra village, a 17-year-old girl and 12-year-old boy from Bir Kalwa village were tested positive.” There are 26 active cases in Kurukshetra at present.
A labourer of Aurangabad village in Jhajjar died of Covid at PGIMS, Rohtak, on Saturday. It was the first death in Jhajjar. Four fresh covid cases were reported in Jhajjar on Sunday.
Meanwhile, 17 persons tested positive in Rewari.