Witnessed highest ever spike of novel coronavirus COVID-19 cases of the year as 16 more persons were tested positive on Sunday. The district crossed the 900 tally as the number of infected patients rose to 909 poistive patients. According to health authorities, it is highest one day tally of positive cases of the year. Chief executive, district health authority Dr Jawad Ellahi while giving the details has said that among these new cases, as many as 13 belongs to Attock city, two to Hassanabdal while one other to Hazro.
He further said that the number of active patients in the district crossed the 150 mark as tally surged to 156 in which 148 are home isolated while eight others are hospitalized. He confirmed that it is highest number of active patients in the district since the first Covid-19 patient has reported in the district.