Covid-19 positivity rate drops remarkably in Attock

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Raza Naqvi

Attock

The novel coronavirus Covid-19 cases are on the decline with every passing day as the infectivity rate in Attock has dropped to its lowest level, however a woman succumbed to virus on Monday.

Health authorities said that Anfa- a female patient admitted in tehsil headquarters hospital Hazro succumbed to virus on Monday.

The health officials informed that during last 7 days only 21 cases were reported in the district however when the third wave strike the district one day tally was recorded 58 patients per day.

“The situation is fast improving across the district which has shared enormous burden of deaths and new infections since the outbreak of the virus in March last year” Said District focal person for Covid-19 Dr Kashif Hussain.

He informed that the number of patients in the district recoeded in the district on Monday was 2198.

He informed that the number of active patients in the district is 87 in which 83 are home isolated while others are hospitalized.

He informed that as many as three suspected patients are also admitted in DHQ hospital in which one is in critical condition.