Ashish Duggal

Active cases rise by 60% in 3 weeks-Punjab

Active cases rise by 60% in 3 weeks-Punjab

After a drop in COVID-19 cases, it is clear from the data that the state is heading towards another peak as it witnessed almost a 60% rise in active cases in the past 3 weeks. The cases hit the peak in the state in mid-September when the daily...

Avoid travel to high-risk zones: Chandigarh

Avoid travel to high-risk zones: Chandigarh

Keeping in view the growing Coronavirus infections in Chandigarh and the adjoining states, the UT Health Department has asked city residents to avoid travelling to high-risk zones such as New Delhi and the NCR region unless unavoidable. The...

Positivity rate rises to 10% post Diwali

Positivity rate rises to 10% post Diwali

Three days after Diwali, the city today reported 136 Covid cases, the highest number of cases listed in November so far. While the positivity rate stands at 10%, the trend is suggestive of the very fact that the 2nd surge of Coronavirus has gripped...

549 fresh cases, 31 succumb in Punjab

445 fresh cases, 23 deaths in 24 hours in Punjab

The state recorded 445 fresh cases and 23 deaths in the past 24 hours. As per a media bulletin released on Monday, the total number of cases has gone up to 1,42,082 and deaths 4,480. In the district-wise breakup, SAS Nagar exceeded the chart with...